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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 09:22 AM Thread Starter
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Hey new owner of a kawi zx9r

Heyyyy soo I just got 2002 zx9 with 14555 engine starter knocking I was advice to just swap engine because is cheaper but I rather keep it everything original sooo I just send to do the whole engine for $3500 so now I have a 2002 body with a 2019 motor sooooo I was told to drive it like it just came out the dealer for 500 miles than oil change do another 500 miles than I can hit it
I’m here on my 600 miles ready for oil change should I used kawi oil or motul??? How much oil should I get and also after post break in how often should I get oil changes
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 10:47 AM
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Heyyyy soo I just got 2002 zx9 with 14555 engine starter knocking I was advice to just swap engine because is cheaper but I rather keep it everything original sooo I just send to do the whole engine for $3500 so now I have a 2002 body with a 2019 motor sooooo I was told to drive it like it just came out the dealer for 500 miles than oil change do another 500 miles than I can hit it
I’m here on my 600 miles ready for oil change should I used kawi oil or motul??? How much oil should I get and also after post break in how often should I get oil changes
I prefer to use Dino oil for the first couple thousand miles on a new clutch. Both oil brands are good if you keep up on change intervals.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 02:32 PM Thread Starter
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Never heard of dyno there had no motul so I had to buy premium wich my mecanic said he used when he did my engine either way is done and is running preettty good
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Sorry, dino meaning standard motorcycle oil (non-synthetic). Dino - short for dinosaur
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-23-2019, 04:44 PM Thread Starter
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Ooooowwww jajajajajajaaaa now I know need to get a little update and I’m not sure if it was synthetic but I’m goin to check
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