oil filter resivoir, 07 yz-450

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  • woodswarrior97

Posted January 16, 2010 - 08:51 PM


Just wondering if there was any yz 450 owners out there of the 07 model year that has ever had trouble with the bottom bolt on the oil filter cover ? There is clutch shavings and other things in the threads making the bottom bolt really hard to turn out and thread back in.
there is a little hole that goes from the oil filter resivoir to the threads and from the threads it looks like it goes to the crankcase.

Wondering mabye if I could plug the hole off, doesnt look like it is a important hole anyway.

If there is any yz owners of this year in specific im sure you will know what I am talking about.
Thank you in advance for any and all info that anyone has to share

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  • grayracer513

Posted January 16, 2010 - 08:54 PM


The problem:


The Fix:


  • woodswarrior97

Posted January 16, 2010 - 09:09 PM


wow that is a more common prob than I thought , thanks grayracer much appreciated

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