Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Carlton, MN (20 miles west of Duluth)
I ran more than 5,000 miles on a western trip late last spring and early summer on 10W40 (either Valvoline or Mobil, whatever was on the shelf in the garage) and didn't use a drop. It looked good enough to drink when I drained it. At least better than the coffee at most of my stops on the road.
(Alaska Leather buttpad, Givi shield, Kaoko throttle lock, Madstad mount, Nelson-Rigg RTB500 tailbag & SB900 saddlebags & SP-903 tank bag, NOJ grip wraps, handguards, ThrottleRocker)
1978 Honda XL175
1978 Honda Hawk