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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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Posted on Jul 24, 2009
SOURCE: suzuki drain bolt oil problem !
As for where the oil drain plug is, remove the four bolts that hold the bottom fairing in place and it should be easy to spot.
As for the repair it depends. How bad are the threads damaged?
If it's a single thread and there are at least 5 to 6 threads total, you might be able to run a tap (same size) through the hole and be fine. Just make sure you use a good flexible washer/gasket to reduce the need to torque the plug down.
If it's worse then you have two choices. The first is to carefully drill out the hole and retap it bigger. The second is the same as the first except that tap size will be a bit bigger and you will be inserting whats called a HeliCoil. Follow the link for more info on HeliCoil.
I have used HeliCoils in engine blocks for years and never had a problem.
Hope this helps
Posted on Jan 23, 2010
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I am not familiar with your set up but what you describe is very common.The bad news is you have probably bent your clutch push rod and have broken your crankcase. Which means complete disassembly of the motor and weld the case or replace the case. Perhaps an ebay or salvage motor with a good case? Good luck you have your work cut out for you.
Posted on Mar 21, 2010
SOURCE: i hava a 2004 yz250f
Check the diagram below to be sure all parts are present. The nut should be tightened to 43 foot pounds torque. Be sure the lock washer tab holds the nut in place.
Posted on Jun 25, 2011
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