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  1. Check engine light after oil change

    XSR900 Common Problems/Issues
    Hi, I recently completed an oil change on my xsr900 at home and after first start the check engine light is now on permanently. I can see that this might have been due to oil being drained and motocycle logging it but motocycle was not started between changes. Is this a common issue? Thanks
  2. Dark oil? First 50 miles.

    FZ-09 General Discussion
    Pick up my new hold over 2019 Tracer 900 G.T. Rode it home 50 miles and noticed in sight glass oil was black. Drained oil in New pan and thankfully found no visible metal flakes. Noticed very little play on clutch lever. Turned it in 1/2 -turn to get some free play.Changed oil filter and...
  3. FJ Versus MT-09 TRACER Maintenance Schedules?

    Yamaha FJ-09 General Discussions
    Someone has already noticed and commented on the difference between the maintenance schedules between the FJ-09 and the MT-09 Tracer? Engine Oil Oil Filter FJ-09 every 6,000kms every 12,000kms Tracer every 10,000kms every 20,000kms Same bike. I...
  4. HELP - First Oil Change after 600 Mile Service

    FZ-09 General Discussion
    Hi guys! Somewhat new to the forums, but I'm in need of some advice! Purchased my FZ-09 about 3 months ago and I have put about 1,000 miles on it. It sits at just under 3,000 miles and I would like to do an oil change myself. I have done dozens on other bikes in the past, but I cannot make up...
  5. Low Profile Magnetic Drain Plug Bolt

    Yamaha FZ-09 Common Problems/Issues
    Hey all, I just recently purchased my 2015 FZ-09 and I love it! I want to do my first oil change around 600 miles and when I do I would like to install a magnetic bolt. I have been searching for one and I am unable to find one that is low profile. I was told to be careful when getting a new...
  6. When is it best to begin synthetic oil?

    FZ-09 General Discussion
    I'm at 2200 miles and only one oil change done at 600. I want to do the second but I'm not sure if I should go Full Synthetic or Conventional oil? EDIT: Mobil1 and Autozone are giving $7-$10 coupons. Get it here
  7. My First Oil Change

    Yamaha FZ-09 Guides and How-To's
    Guys, It's time for my first oil change. I'm doing the first at 100 miles. I have heard 25 from major break in guys... buy the miles just got away from me the first week i've had the bike. Any recommendations for oil... Does anyone out there use YAMALUBE?? Is it too soon to go synthetic? or...