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Old 08-03-2011, 10:02 PM   #19
Monsignore
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Joined: Nov 2007
Location: Astoria, Queens
Oddometer: 861
My 05 R1200GS will often temp up to halfway with the red triangle flashing and the oil symbol flashing when I'm stuck in traffic on a hot day. The engine starts to rattle, too, when it's hot.
It did it before I changed the oil 100 miles ago and it does it now. I have Mobil1 15W-50. Oh, 48,400 miles on the clock. There is a Kildala oil cooler guard, too.
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