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Has plenty of oil but noisy and oil lite staying on longer than normal at start up. also bike feels very top heavy and having road control issues could i hav a for issue

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The top heavy is the nature of the beast. The oil lite issue is slow oil pressure build up. The plenty of oil? now here we talk about the noise Oil lite, bottom end noise could be the result of poor oil. Drain the oil and vhange the filter. My suspicion is that the oil, is either wrong weight or diluted with fuel,
Do not run anymore or you can lose a rod bearing. Use only oil from a motorcycle parts supplier. There is a difference between regular engine oil and motorcycle oil. Motor oil and wet clutches don't get along very well. Good Luck, Ned.

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