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I got a 1998 KX 250 K5. What kind of oil do you put in the crank

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  • paul_wheeler Oct 03, 2009

    Yes it is a 2 stroke. I bought this bike off someone and I am looking to do the service myself. I am use to the 4 strokes bikes.

  • Douglas Hansen
    Douglas Hansen May 11, 2010

    Crank? It is a two stoke engine, yes?

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Try your local bike shop, most bikes handle a 10w30 or similar, depends on the age of the engine and its condition, if its getting tired, go for a 15w40 or similar, ask your buddies.

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I would use 10W40 in the crank and 80/90w or 90w in the gear case.

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