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Anyone run a synthetic oil???

Discussion in 'Motor' started by DragonStang, Mar 15, 2014.

  1. DragonStang

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    I have an 04 107cu Ridgeback and would like to baby it as far as the best fluids.
    Anyone run synthetic oils in your choppers?
    I know its more expensive but I know in my cars it's been worth it.
     
  2. Brew

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    Mobil 1 full synthetic in my motors. Lots of times I find it on sale and buy a case or two, so it's not too badly priced!
     
  3. haze324

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    ^ same here. Mobile 1

    Living in S.Florida i find my bike runs cooler....or maybe it's just in my head, but luckily i've had no issues.
     
  4. francoblay1

    francoblay1 The Spaniard
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    AMSOIL here.

    :cheers:
     
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    ksmike Active Member

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    Probably a better question would be, does anyone run anything other than synthetics in there dog? Just saying...:up:

    Amsoil in the engine and redline shockproof in the tranny.
     
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    Mobile 1 in the Dog for Motor Oil here.
     
  7. HMAN

    HMAN Just like to ride
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    Mobil 1 too....
     
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    Amsoil here
     
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    chacha Chaff Your EHC!!
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    Amsoil here.

    Been running it in three bikes and two Beemers -- some for as long as 10 years. Had to send the X-wedge in for warranty work last year. The Tech asked me what I was running because the motor looked new and it had 18,000 on it.
     
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    Mine has hasd Mobile one its whole life, and I plan to continue.
     
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    mark whitrock Active Member

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  12. woodbutcher

    woodbutcher Mr. Old Fart member #145
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    just a note**** do not put synthetic in the primary, clutch does not like being that slippery. some have not had a problem but why take the chance.
     
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    Amsoil!
     
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    Mobile 1in all my vehicles and in the dog can say it still looks damn clean at 3k miles..a change will probably outlast the rear tire.
     
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    mobil one
     
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    Amzoil in mine and in the airplanes to
     
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