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No manual, looking to top up the oil in crankcase.

No manual looking to top up the oil in crankcase. Jjb

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Take the two hex screws out of right side rear cover and remove the chrome cover. The clear lens is the oil level check. The oil filler is to the left of the clear lens oil check.
The oil filter is under the battery, and the oil drain plug is toward the back underside of the engine.

Warm engine and stand upright on centerstand to drain oil, let drain for 15 minutes.

I use Castrol Power1 GPS 4T 10W-40 in my air and oil cooled Suzuki. You will need 5 quarts when changing oil and filter. The link below has diagrams of the bike in exploded views.
http://www.cmsnl.com/suzuki-vl1500b-intruder-1998-2004-usa_model16311/partslist/
This site provides a review and all the specifications of the bike.
http://www.motorcyclecruiser.com/roadtests/suzuki_intruder_1500_lc/index.html

Cheers,

Posted on May 14, 2010

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