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Oil i have just got about 3 weeks ago bmw k1200 gt se 2006 new model iv have just heard that bmw have changed the engine oil from 10w40 semi synthetic to the new 5w40 full synthetic and dont know why but still running on 10w40 semi synthetic is it ok to still run bike on 10w40 or get changed for new oil thanks

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I wouldn't sweat it unless clutch is slipping. . Never heard of semi synthetic .

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