MOBIL 1 in your bike..? safe for clutch?
Posted March 27, 2008 - 06:32 PM
Posted April 03, 2008 - 08:02 PM
Mobil1 is synthetic in the way that it is man made, but it is not really a TRUE motorcycle synthetic. I is still hydrocarbon based oil, rather than a true ester based synthetic.
Here is a good post to inform yourselves.
And if you REALLY want to run mobil-1 in your bike, here is the eventual result:
Posted September 16, 2008 - 09:12 PM
An article was posted by a Chemical engineer out of CA that was tired of paying big bucks for "Motorcycle" oil and performed his own tests.
Anyone know where this post is?
Posted September 18, 2008 - 09:38 AM
Posted September 19, 2008 - 04:18 PM
As for using car oil with friction modifiers, that is a something that deffinently should not be done. My friend put some synthetic energy conseving oil in his brand new WR250 and his clutch is slipping horribly and probably is toast.
Posted September 19, 2008 - 05:16 PM
Posted September 24, 2008 - 06:00 PM
Posted September 28, 2008 - 05:04 PM
Posted September 28, 2008 - 08:35 PM