Oil Temp gauge



4 replies to this topic
  • Tim

Posted May 04, 2000 - 05:33 AM

#1

Hey boys,
I was reading in the May additon of Dirt Bike Mag and I saw a little product review of a oil temp gauge that takes the place of the oil dipstick. I think this is a GREAT idea. The bad news is that it is from a company called "XRs only". Has anyone seen something like this for the YZF? I want one of these things. The WR owners I would think would be all over these things! I would consider trying to design one up and making a few if others were interested.
See ya
Tim

  • Tim

Posted May 04, 2000 - 06:29 AM

#2

Update:
XRs had one of those oil temp dipsticks in stock for the 426 and I should be getting it in about a week. When it shows up, I will report on its function.

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  • Chris_in_the_Mojave

Posted May 04, 2000 - 06:35 AM

#3

Us desert dwellers would be interested to here how it worked. I wonder if it will clear the Scott's stablizer mount?

Keep us posted!

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Chris in the Mojave
'98 YZ400F

  • Matt_Porritt

Posted May 05, 2000 - 01:26 AM

#4

Oil temp gauge that takes the place of the oil dipstick


There was a test on one of these about 4 months ago in one of the major mags.
The bottom line was that the vibration ferked them pretty quickly.

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**Ride it like you Stole it!**
Matt Porritt
99 YZ400F
Rubber Chicken Racing

  • Guest_Guest_*

Posted May 05, 2000 - 12:29 PM

#5

call whitebros they have a nice trick looking one for the yz/wr only draw back is it won't work with the big tank or some steering stablizers.





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