why do i have oil run off

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Posted June 17, 2009 - 03:46 PM


i have a yamaha 450yzf.i did a oil change to yamaha specs.i was noticing that there was oil comming from the oild run off hose,is this normal ??

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Posted June 17, 2009 - 03:52 PM


If you mean the draft tube going to the valve cover then yes a few drops is normal, especially if the engine was slightly overfilled with oil.

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Posted June 18, 2009 - 10:10 AM


or if u ride wheelies sometimes it will drain more oil out

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