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Old 03-25-2013, 07:19 AM   #7534
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Originally Posted by snooker View Post
- Note: On my Schef skid plate the oil drain plug hangs down below it so I got the low profile Touratech one. But it does not have a magnet in it. Others have said the OEM one does not hang down lower but on mine it does. Of course I might be the only person who has slid there bike at 70 mph flat on the skid plate until it came to a stop, so perhaps I am biased... but you can just as easily drag it over a rock and knock off the OEM drain plug.
Somewhere on ADVrider, someone discovered there's a low profile BMW drain plug with magnet. I think if you order the # from the fiche, you end up getting the new, shorter plug.

(Damn, losing one's memory sucks ...)
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