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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-10-2004, 11:31 AM Thread Starter
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Another Pugs question.....

oil viscocity? which is better for the race bike 10W40 or 20W50. the blike only gets ridden in warmer weather (say 50 and up).

need a case of my amsoil for the year and have a brain fart right now. Thinner for winter and heavier for summer?

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Re: Another Pugs question.....

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Thinner for winter and heavier for summer?
That's correct. But I usually run 10W40 year around anyways. It gets changed regularly and the newer motors seem to dig on the lighter viscosities, IMO.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-10-2004, 11:48 AM
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10W40.

dammit pugs, you already have preferred membership? rats! I shelled out that membership money for nothing
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You change your oil enough for it really not to be a factor, 10w40

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Ok i stick with the 10w40 (plus it's $8 a case cheaper)

thanx guys!!!!!!

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