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Ok I just stopped and filled my gas tank up with wawa gas (a brand of gas I try not to put in my bike) but since I had no choice I did use premium gas which I try to use in my bike at least 1 time a month if not more. I took off from the gas station and came up to my first stop light in which I had to QUICKLY downshift. When I came to neutral the temputure light and oil light both flashed once but did not stay on. About 5 miles down the road I reached another stop light but had already stopped for a couple without the problem duplicating, however at this one it did. Light turned green i drove on and lights did not come on again. I did notice that if I would slowly downshift the lights would not flash but when I was forced to downshift fast it would. Again the lights do not stay on and I have only seen the flash happen 3 times in the last 15 miles of driving. ANY IDEAS ON WHAT THIS COULD BE?

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Probebly low on oil.

Posted on Sep 14, 2010

  • colemanbonne Sep 14, 2010

    that was my first guess because i looked in the window but i can not tell weather there is oil in in or not its is hard to see

  • colemanbonne Sep 14, 2010

    thank you for your help

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