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I am looking for an oil passage diagram for a 01 fltr with the A motor. Trying to figure out a easy way to drain ALL of the oil out of the crankcase. I figure if the oil filter is blocked off and the tank return line is removed, the old crankcase oil will be forced out the tank return line all over my floor when the motor is cranked over. But the oil pump will still feed new clean oil to the case replacing the old oil. Sound crazy? Any thoughts or diagrams would be apreaciated. Thanks Motorpsycho

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Try this instead. Visit this site and look for "The Scavenger" system. www.roguechopper.com

You can modify the system and use diesel fuel and cheap 10W30 Wt oil to flush the engine and then add the "good" oil and a new filter. I have the procedure in .pdf format if you'll contact me directly at wd4ity@bellsouth.net

Posted on Feb 07, 2010

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    Ian o dwyer Jun 08, 2014

    Guys just drain it ,if start trying to flush it your going strip the oil coating on the parts in sde the engine

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