'06 Rear Gear oil change?? tube? - K-Bikes.com - Excellence in Motion
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Mar 28th, 2009, 5:42 pm Thread Starter
Addict
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Morgan Hill, CA, USA
Posts: 586
'06 Rear Gear oil change?? tube?

So I get all ready to do the rea gear oil change.

the '06 has the plug at the 3o'clock position so I have clear plastic tube syringe all ready.

BUT the tube won't go in the hole....seems there are gears there. Who put those in there????

Reread the post with the syringe pics....seems I am suppose to use IV tubing.

So that will get between the gear teeth?

Is this my problem? (ah, no jokes that you know I have more problems than that. )

Mike
kbmwrs is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Mar 28th, 2009, 10:14 pm
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 468
I found that out the hard way too. I just split the final drive because A) this was easier to drain and B) I could moly up the splines.

Easy to do too and no worries of losing some plastic tube in your FD.
iflybricks is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the K-Bikes.com - Excellence in Motion forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Final Drive Oil Change 2006 K1200R Coastie Technical, Repair and Maintenance 24 Apr 6th, 2017 8:41 am
Absolutely the most detailed description of the K1200S I've come across... sinc K12/1300S 20 Jul 19th, 2014 9:04 am
1999 K1200RS brake pads and rotors (where do you guys generally get parts?) donnatello K1200RS/GT (Classic) 34 Nov 12th, 2009 4:17 am
rear drive oil change?? MN.GT K12/1300GT (Next Gen) 1 Apr 11th, 2007 11:36 am
Pay for 7.0 update & rear drive oil change? drallan K12/1300GT (Next Gen) 16 Oct 4th, 2006 5:29 pm

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome