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  1. Question about oil grade?

    FZ-09 General Discussion
    Hey all, I ride a 2018 MT09 (USA) and was wondering if anyone can give me some info on oil, because I switched to amsoil oil, it's what I've always ran in my bikes and cars. My question is that the manual states the oil should be "API service SG type or higher" and I'm unsure if the amsoil meets...
  2. 2015 FZ 09 Horrible Clutch Noise!

    Yamaha FZ-09 Common Problems/Issues
    So little background: I bought this bike from the dealer with 300 miles on it, it now has about 11.5k. The bike is stock, I ride it almost 98% in STD mode and never in A mode. I did mainly commuting with it, and about 100-200 miles of canyons on the weekends. I changed the oil 4 times since I...
  3. Fork oil level contradiciton in shop manuel quantity vs height?

    FZ-09 Performance & Suspension
    Hi, I'm changing my fork spring and oil and while doing this I noticed that the oil amount I recuperated while draining was 470 mL for the Left fork (I'm still working on the right one installing new stoltec piston kit) So I started by adding about 450mL of new oil, figuring that should be...
  4. Oil from exhaust fume?

    Yamaha FZ-09 Common Problems/Issues
    Helo I ve read the older thread about oil problem and none were similar to mine upto those i read. So i have a 2015 Yamaha fz09 with 7000km on it , oil new from 6500km , i'm driving almost all the Time hard with the bike , wheelie and everything. I always let the bike heat before going hard. But...
  5. Bike Consuming Oil

    Yamaha FZ-09 Common Problems/Issues
    Hello all. My apologies if this topic has been addressed previously, but my searches did not return much on it. The dealer changed my oil with full synthetic (Yamalube , I think) at my 1000mi service, and since then I have had issues with my oil pressure/level light coming on while riding. It...
  6. 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...