oil drain bolt


5 replies to this topic
  • 426 NOOB

Posted July 24, 2007 - 03:09 PM

#1

I am looking for what some people call a piggy back plug for the bottom of case oil drain plug, on my 02 426. I am scared that after a while the threads will pull out because of the soft aluminum. The plug is bassically a stock drain plug with a sort of bleeder valve on the end eliminatingpulling the cap out of the case everytime. Any info would be helpful. Thanks
cam

  • Dustin_Mabro

Posted July 25, 2007 - 08:43 AM

#2

I've never seen one. I've had to heli-coil a few threads on my bike and I think as long as you don't over tighten it you'd be fine. Get a nice magnetic drain plug and just use caution.

  • FLjoyride

Posted July 25, 2007 - 08:43 AM

#3

you could make your own by drilling and tapping the existing drain bolt

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  • Pezman04wrx

Posted July 25, 2007 - 09:01 AM

#4

There are a couple of different types here ... Valves and adapters ...
http://www.quickoildrainvalve.com/

  • grayracer513

Posted July 25, 2007 - 09:02 AM

#5

I personally haven't stripped a drain plug (or had one fall out) in so long I can't remember when the last one was. Do it right, and there's nothing to worry about.

  • 426 NOOB

Posted July 30, 2007 - 10:13 PM

#6

Thanks all.





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