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Old 07-01-2006, 11:28 AM   #1
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i need to change the oil on the bike but i dont want to pay 70 bucks. i dont have a garage to do it in because i live in an apartment. was wondering if any body knew of a cheaper place than the dealer. or rent a someones garage fo 30 min or so? thanks:notworthy
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Old 07-01-2006, 11:33 AM   #2
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i need to change the oil on the bike but i dont want to pay 70 bucks. i dont have a garage to do it in because i live in an apartment. was wondering if any body knew of a cheaper place than the dealer. or rent a someones garage fo 30 min or so? thanks:notworthy
70 bucks! your kidding right?
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Old 07-01-2006, 11:45 AM   #3
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no i called the dealer and that was the price
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Old 07-01-2006, 11:47 AM   #4
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change it in the parking lot. that's a 30 minute job max. got tools?
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Old 07-01-2006, 11:50 AM   #5
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have a few but not all that i need. and looks it looks like it might rain.
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Old 07-01-2006, 11:52 AM   #6
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remove lower fairing, remove drain plug, remove oil filter. replace oil filter, replace drain plug, replace fairing. or something like that. just make sure that you replace the crush washer if there is one on that r6. that $1 part is worth it's weight in gold.
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well it started to rain here so much for doing anything.
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no car port my apt sucks
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no car port my apt sucks
ive done a few changes on r6's before....but take it to Texas Xtreme Cycles on spencer hwy.

theyll change the oil for $35...
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hmm i need to change the oil on my bike to
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dude oil changes are super easy... dont pay someone to do it.. buy a little container to put the waste oil in and start doing it your self
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i am going to go to walmart and get a container today .
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i am going to go to walmart and get a container today .
i have one, i just hate having to drive all the way to ricky's house to dump it in his back yard
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lmao..... you did it.... you lol
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i need directions so i can dump it there to:laughing6
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