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Changing the final drive oil on a 2006 r 1200 gs

I have a 2006 R 1200 GS. Does anyone make a kit for changing the final drive oil. My bike does not have a drain plug. Any recommendations would be appreciated.

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I use a turkey baster and about six inches of fuel line. Put the fuel line into the final drive, then squeeze the bulb of the turkey baster and then put then protruding end of the hose against the end of the baster and **** the oil out of there. The final drive only holds a pint or so. My old K bike had an allen head drain plug, I guess the newer final drives have been "upgraded".

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