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oil for gearbox kx 85

2006 kx 85
i was told to use 10w40
was i givin sound advice
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post #2 of 4 Old 08-16-2013, 02:18 PM
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Ive always run an 80-90w gear oil in my 2 strokes. Ive never had one as small as an 85 but its still the same idea. Ive used honda brand, spectrol and belray. All oils meant for 2 stroke gearboxes. Manuals do state a few different weights being okay to use like 10-30 or 10-40 and they would probably be fine. Different oils can make your clutch feel different. Ive never had a clutch or shifting issue using the above mentioned 2 stroke specific gear oils.
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I have always ran ATF in my 2 stroke triple gear boxes.

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I have 2 stroke engine and I prefers to use 80-90w gear oil in my bike. I do not take risk to use oil of other brands.

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