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Re: oil change question
- Subject: Re: oil change question
- From: "Keith Hull" <keith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 07:46:35 -0800
I have also found many boxers to use no oil when the oil is fresh, then
start using some oil when it is time for an oil change.....especially during
a spirited run. BMW 20W50 Dino juice.
Alaska Motorcycle Adventures
BMW Rentals and Edelweiss Guided Tours
- ----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Rivera" <marr@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, October 25, 2005 3:02 AM
Subject: Re: oil change question
>> If you think you're bike is "eating oil" because it is too old, well,
>> just the
>> opposite is true.
> I can see how what I said was confusing, but I meant the oil was old, not
> the bike. Since the bike is a new-to-me, I'm not sure about the oil that
> was in there or if I let it go too long. (FWIW, I did this first oil
> change as soon as I could.)
> Anyway, everything seems okay at this point, so thanks all for the tips --
> was trying to avoid one of those "$2000 o-ring" tragedies that I was
> warned about with the airhead.