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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: webfors</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Is the conclusion that no oil type/viscosity would have prevented this? </div></div> That is my guess. For the next 25,000kms I will only run 20w50 and see if there is any...
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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: ZeeOSix</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> Gear wear from lack of the oil's protection, or a material problem with the gears? Were you running oils not JASO MA approved? </div></div> The oil's were all JASO approved. I...
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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    I came across this thread and figured it would be interesting to update it 5 years later. I ended up replacing 3rd, 4th and 5th gears in my transmission at about 27,000kms. I was getting a pronounced gear whine in those three gears. When I split the cases I found that the gear tooth faces had...
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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Reg# 43897</div><div class="ubbcode-body">He's in Kamloops, in the Okanagon Valley as he stated - that's really a desert. Some awfully hot temps in the summer. I guess that you could experiemnt w/ various Shell Rotella...
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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: eljefino</div><div class="ubbcode-body">How are the gears breaking? Any failure analysis? Are they "underwater" in oil or counting on it flinging? Mid-shift banging or just hard pulls already in gear?</div></div>...
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    Air Cooled Single Oil Recommendations

    Hello, new to the board, first post. I am trying to sort out an oil choice for my DR650 dual purpose bike. It is a 650cc air cooled single, shared trans and engine oils. Capacity of 2.1L. But it has the SACS air cooled engine oil system similar to the GSXR's. This bike has had a very notchy...
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