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How many quarts of engine oil holds 06 honda shadow 1100

Use only a JASO MA certified motorcycle oil. Automotive oil uses different additives and will shorten the life of your wet clutch and transmission gears. Shell Rotella T Synthetic (15w-40 about $22) and Shell Rotella standard oil ($12 a gallon) for diesel engines , both are JASO MA rated for motorcycles.10w-40 oil is good for cold climate. 20w-50 for hot climate/touring. Synthetic oil will make your cycle run cooler and shift easier. For the engine you will probably need four quarts of oil, a spin on filter,and a drain plug washer . Pour in three quarts and check the oil level by placing your motorcycle on the center standard looking at looking at the dip stick. Run the motor and top up as needed.
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How many quarts does a honda saber vt 1100 hold

You will need 4 quarts of oil. When taking out the drain bolt do not be afraid to push the cooling line out of the way to remove the bolt. Pour in 3 plus quarts, whatever it takes to hit the high mark on the dipstick. Run the engine to fill the dry filter. Recheck the oil level and top off to the high mark. You will use between 3.5 and 4 quarts depending on how much is left in the motor after you rain the old oil. You can reuse the aluminum crush washer but keep a spare on hand in case the bolt was overtightened on a previous oil change and the washer is contorted out of shape.

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I have a 87 suzuki katana 1100 and the oil case has 4300ml on the side is that how much it holds or is that the max?????? how much do i put 5 quarts sounds like a lot???????????????????????????

Definatley not 5 quarts! Im not sure what the 4300ml is, but i would suggest about 2300ml to be correct, about two and a half liters. You should have an oil level dip stick, or a oil level sight glass on it. Do not put 5 quarts in it. My V6 car holds 5 quarts max. You need to find the oil level marker and go with that.

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How much oil to put in 2001 yamaha V star 1100

according to a service manual for that bike, it takes four and a half quarts

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How many quarts of oil does it take to change oil in a 2005 honda shadow 1100 motorcycle

It takes 3.7 quarts. Please put the correct oil for the conditions of your riding. In Alaska, use 10-30W oil for the climate is cool. If you live in Arizonia, please put 10- 40W or 20-50W because of the intense heat down there. It is better to have a little thicker oil in your engine than to lite of oil for the protection it needs.

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Oil capacity for honda shadow 750

should be the same as my 96 honda shadow ace 1100. 4 Quarts.Mine uses 4 quarts counting oil filter. pour in 3 quarts check your dipstick. then proceed accordingly.

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What is the correct oil capacity for this motorcycle? 1100cc

Use 20w40 SF or SG motor oil in the gear box, 20w50 in hot states like Texas. Don't use any synthetic oils, oil marked "EC", or oil with "special" additives. Stick with the major brands; Pennzoil, Quaker State, Mobil or Shell. Without filter change it takes 3.1 quarts. With filter change it takes 3.3 quarts.

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