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Old 02-08-2009, 01:11 PM   #1
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drain plug

hey peeps a friend of mine havs a yamaha warrior 1700, and is a PITA to remove the oil drain plug

is kinda stripped so a 17 mm wrench wont sufice. any tips from warrior owners here on what to use in that little space?

i already read that there are 2 plugs, but the one close to the frame is a real PITA

thanks in advance ppl
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Hammer and a sharp chizzle will take off even the most stubborn drain plugs. Have a new one ready.
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Old 02-09-2009, 02:20 PM   #4
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i think yamaha likes to tighten them from the factory double spec just be a bunch of twisted . i stripped the out of mine on the first oil change and had to drop by texas yamaha for a replacement, it was on way too tight.
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