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I WANT TO CHANGE OIL ON 2000 SOFETAIL THE LINE COMING OUT OIL TANK HAS A RUBBER HOSE IN BETWEEN THE METAL LINE IS THAT HAVE TO BE REMOVES TO DRAIN OIL?

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  • graynfoxy36 Sep 10, 2010

    look for drain plug on the tank.

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No, look on the bottom of the oil tank for the right side of the bike. There's a large diameter hose that come off the bottom of the tank and down and back behind the transmission. It follows the frame downward and comes out at the bottom of the frame behind the exhaust pipes. There is a plug in the hose. Remove the plug to drain the oil. Harley moved the drain to the bottom of the crossmember of the frame underneath the bike but I'm not sure of what year they did it.

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