Oil level



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  • gunrunner

Posted June 14, 2002 - 05:51 AM

#1

Has anybody herd that you have to warm a wr426 up before you can check the oil level? Dealer just told me that.

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  • YAMAKAZE

Posted June 14, 2002 - 06:12 AM

#2

That is a fact....When the bike sits for a few days the oil drains from the frame into the engine. You must let thebike run for a coupleof minutes to refill the frame and then check the oil.

This draining does make for less messy oil changes if the bike has sat for a week or so...then all you have to do is drop the lower plug and the filter. The frame bolt is such a hassle sometimes.

Bonzai :)




 
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