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Offline brettp

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Oil top up...
« on: March 29, 2016, 09:19:35 pm »
Anyone know what oil I can use to top up my engin oil?
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Re: Oil top up...
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2016, 11:51:29 am »
Should be SAE 5W 40.....Personally I prefer Motul or Castrol
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Offline Rafiki

Re: Oil top up...
« Reply #2 on: March 30, 2016, 11:54:38 am »
Check owners manual.
 

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Re: Oil top up...
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2016, 02:31:03 pm »
For what it's worth, your bike should take a total of 4Litres of oil.....that's with a oil filter change included.
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Re: Oil top up...
« Reply #4 on: March 30, 2016, 05:15:05 pm »
many thanks chaps..... :) :thumleft:
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Offline lecap

Re: Oil top up...
« Reply #5 on: March 31, 2016, 09:58:08 am »
Should be SAE 5W 40.....Personally I prefer Motul or Castrol

Please add  JASO MA2 to the viscosity requirement. Do NOT use oils which do not conform with JASO MA 2 specs in your (wet clutch and gearbox in engine)bike.
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