Oil overfill xr650


6 replies to this topic
  • absynth01

Posted November 02, 2007 - 08:24 AM

#1

I overfilled my oil. Doing to many things at once, I had forgot I already filled the bottom end:bonk: . It's already drained to the proper level. Any problems leaving the to much oil up top?. I know if the case was full thats a problem, but don't see problem overfull up top. Anyone?

  • cleonard

Posted November 02, 2007 - 08:27 AM

#2

It depends on how much over it is. If it is a lot it will get blown out the breather and cause a big mess. It's easy to just let a little out of the frame tube drain until you get it back to the correct amount.

  • ghrati ghoti

Posted November 02, 2007 - 08:27 AM

#3

Your L?? How do you fill the bottom end?

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  • mikey 4410

Posted November 02, 2007 - 08:32 AM

#4

my bike was over filled and run for a while......ruined the valve guide seals and makes the bike use 1lt oil ever hour !!!!! ridiculus

  • dezracerE

Posted November 02, 2007 - 02:34 PM

#5

Drain some from the lower drain bolt.
If there is not sufficient room in the top resevoir, the return line may build pressure and cause???????????
At least oil leaks.

  • janner

Posted November 02, 2007 - 03:56 PM

#6

If unsure, I would drain it to empty then put in the right amount of new oil in.

I change my oil so frequently that I have never had to top it off :worthy:

  • Krannie McKranface

Posted November 02, 2007 - 05:14 PM

#7

If unsure, I would drain it to empty then put in the right amount of new oil in.

I change my oil so frequently that I have never had to top it off :eek:



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