HEADS UP!!!

Site upgrade in progress... Core site functions are working, but some non-critical features/functions will be temporarily unavailable while we work to restore them over the next couple of weeks.

Please post any bugs you encounter, but before you do, check to see if it's already listed.

Thanks for your patience while we work to improve the community.

Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
xrracerr

is car oil fine for xr600r

13 posts in this topic

Make sure that its a non energy conserving oil this should be writen on the back. Energy conserving oils have friction modifiers which are not good for your clutch. Your oil should be okay but i would personally go with AMSOIL 10w40.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

it exceeds api service sm/sl/sj/sh

dosent say anything about energy

what is amsoil oil

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sorry dont know about Hondas, but put your question in GENERAL and you will get your answer.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

In the ol 1971 sl350 , factory manual says quality30 wt. So we, at time, :naughty: used quaker state. Bike still runs fine to this day. My xr600r 1994 gets 20/50 castrol.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
will it hurt if i put 10-40w car oil not motorcycle oil in my 1987 xr600r :naughty:

no.

my 85 saw nothing but delo-400 15w-40 for years. still runs great.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

thanks alot this tells me that the dealer lies to custemrs he told me i will mess it up

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0