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What kind of oil to I put in a Shadow VT1100 94

I need to do a change oil, but not sure what kind of oil to put in. Can you help?

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  • koco_12 May 20, 2009

    ok, what about regular oil, do I put 10W40 or 20W50?

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Try using this kind of engine oil..or any brand but with the same property.."Synlube 5w-50 Fully Synthetic Colloidal Gas Engine Oil"....if not this brand....try finding same property.."Synthetic Colloidal Gas Engine oil"

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    christian samarista May 22, 2009

    ..you can use either of 10W40(for colder place) and 20w50(for hotter place)...use synthetic oil..you can choose brands between "mobil"..shell..catrol..caltex..or some brands you know....


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