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
mxgene

yz426 rad cap

2 posts in this topic

So I have been having an ever so small amount of coolant leak while riding.

I decided to put a Kawasaki 1.8 (vs 1.1) psi cap on to try to prevent boilover.

However, I found the root cause to be the o-ring on the tube that goes into the water pump was worn. When I put on the higher cap, the coolant came right out. So now I know where I have been losing coolant.

My question is this, will it hurt the bike to still use the 1.8 cap instead of using the stock 1.1?:bonk::naughty:

BTW- I already have new o-rings for both metal pipes and ordered a new tube since mine had quite a bit of buildup on the inside.

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