oil change



3 replies to this topic
  • WRDeJong

Posted September 11, 2002 - 07:11 AM

#1

I bought my first thumper,(2001 WR426),and would like some feed back on what oil to use,any recommendations? Thanx

  • Dodger

Posted September 11, 2002 - 07:17 AM

#2

The "Search" feature in the upper right hand is your best friend.......I would imagine a life time worth of reading if you search on "oil".......

Dodger :) :D

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  • lewichris

Posted September 11, 2002 - 08:24 AM

#3

every 200 miles. use mobil 1 15W-50 fully synthetic. that is what alot of guys use. The good ole yamalube 20W-40 is always a good choice also.

Chris

  • John_Lorenz

Posted September 11, 2002 - 11:14 AM

#4

I took my oil out to save weight :)

I change every 4 - 5 rides depending on how hot the days were and how hard I rode the bike.

I use Castrol Act>Evo 20-50 some use the 10-40

Others use Mobil 1 Red Cap.

DO a Search Pleanty of information there. It actually boils down to what you prefer. I use Castrol in all my engines including the lawnmower.




 
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