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Old 07-10-2012, 06:43 PM   #23
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Joined: Mar 2010
Location: Off-Rhode Island
Oddometer: 658
639 miles. Time for the break in period oil change.

Quite simple, just: Remove engine guards; Remove front covers; Remove storage box; Remove left fuel tank; Remove center bracket; Remove engine oil drain plug and clean; Drain oil from engine; Remove oil filter; Remove oil filter housing plug; Remove engine oil screen and clean; Remove oil tank drain plug and clean; Drain oil from tank; Remove oil tank line; Remove oil tank screen and clean; Install new Zip-Ty magnetic engine oil drain plug; Install new Zip-Ty magnetic oil filter housing plug; Install new Zip-Ty magnetic oil tank drain plug; Install new oil filter; Install engine oil screen and cover; Install oil tank line screen; Install oil tank line; Install center bracket; Install left fuel tank; Install front covers; Install storage box; Install engine guards; Fill oil tank with 2.5 quarts of oil; Warm engine; and top off oil.

2-1/2 hours later my KTM is happy.

Zip-Ty magnetic drain plugs

Ernie Young
'12-KTM-990adv '02-KTM-400exc '81-HONDA-XL185s motorcycle drawings * Turf & Surf: NE-NB 2011
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