Amsoil mcv worth the switch from Yam 4R or not!


11 replies to this topic
  • CaptainKnobby

Posted April 05, 2007 - 04:08 PM

#1

I was thinking of switching from Yamalube 4R to amsoil mcv 20w50 because I pay $8.00 a qt. for yamalube and I can get the amsoil for $6.94 a qt.:bonk: through A-Z synthetics>which is out of arizona and is a sponsor that I picked up through sponsorhouse.com. Is it that good of an oil to switch to because I would have to order a minimum of $100.00 at a time but if I stay with yamalube I would be spending a liitle more per case of 12 qt. :naughty:

  • toofast2

Posted April 05, 2007 - 04:34 PM

#2

Cpt.Knob,go for it!,I pay close too $10 a quart for the stuff!..but the bike only takes a Quart!...go to amsoil.com,read up about it,then decide,I did,
and as soon as bike is broken in,(2 oil changes) I'm going with Amsoil!

  • grayracer513

Posted April 05, 2007 - 04:53 PM

#3

I absolutely recommend Amsoil, but I use MCF (10w-40) rather than MCV. Either way, it's a much better oil than Yamalube at any price.

Read:

http://www.amsoil.com/lit/g2156.pdf

  • CaptainKnobby

Posted April 05, 2007 - 04:54 PM

#4

I believe I will because I think the amsoil is a better oil than yamalube 4R.

  • CaptainKnobby

Posted April 05, 2007 - 04:57 PM

#5

I absolutely recommend Amsoil, but I use MCF (10w-40) rather than MCV. Either way, it's a much better oil than Yamalube at any price.

Read:

http://www.amsoil.com/lit/g2156.pdf

Hey gray! what is the differences between mcv and mcf in a 450f?:bonk:

  • mmbasa

Posted April 05, 2007 - 05:02 PM

#6

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  • grayracer513

Posted April 05, 2007 - 05:02 PM

#7

Hey gray! what is the differences between mcv and mcf in a 450f?:bonk:


Read:

http://www.thumperta...322#post4557322

  • CaptainKnobby

Posted April 05, 2007 - 05:13 PM

#8

Grey! will I need to do anything to the bike when switching to mcf> my 06 450f has 21hours on it.

  • grayracer513

Posted April 05, 2007 - 05:25 PM

#9

Well, you'll have to drain the old oil first, but otherwise, no. Just start using it.

  • CaptainKnobby

Posted April 05, 2007 - 05:31 PM

#10

Thanks grey for your info!........ Iam a changed man now!..... Changed brand!> AMSOIL 10w40 MCF.

  • Ga450owner

Posted April 06, 2007 - 05:39 AM

#11

Get ready for better smoother shifting :bonk:

  • WFOracer

Posted April 06, 2007 - 09:09 AM

#12

The very last page says it all!!!





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