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Old 12-05-2012, 03:48 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:22 AM   #12 (permalink)
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My dealer remove the factory semi-synthetic oil and replace it by standart mineral oil for the first 7000km breaking-in. After this go with semi.
So your dealer violates Triumphs specification ....smart...

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Old 12-05-2012, 04:37 PM   #13 (permalink)
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So your dealer violates Triumphs specification ....smart...

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No my dealer know that semi synth oil id not the way to go to breaking-in an engine
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:20 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I prefer whale personally... Easier to buy in bulk
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:31 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I use olive oil. I was gonna use peanut oil, but I'm afraid my other bike may have a peanut allergy.
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Old 12-05-2012, 06:52 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Old 12-15-2012, 10:41 AM   #17 (permalink)
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I use olive oil. I was gonna use peanut oil, but I'm afraid my other bike may have a peanut allergy.
Everyone knows you can't use olive oil in a British bike, olive oil is reserved for Ducatis.
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Old 12-15-2012, 11:12 PM   #18 (permalink)
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I use castrol 10 w 50, it says for motorcycles right on it. remember that your oil is not only for your crankcase but also your transmission in a motorcycle. Im thinking about giving royal purple a shot this time around
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Old 12-16-2012, 08:26 PM   #19 (permalink)
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All I ever use. Ever since I read the manual, I started using this and just couldn't get away from it. Go Triumph for recommending such a great product!

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Old 12-17-2012, 12:31 PM   #20 (permalink)
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