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post #1 of 5 Old 05-12-2011, 10:41 PM Thread Starter
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2011 wee quick question (be gentle)

Hello All,

I have searched, yes I did but I just want to make sure before I go forward....

I have a 2011 DL650A and I misplaced my Owner's Manual, I will find it for sure when I don't need it. I need to order some oil filter and some oil. Can anyone confirm the oil is 10W40 grade? (I just want to use what the manual recommends at this time).
I believe I have the oil filter information, but, again, can anyone confirm that it will work on the 2011 model?

Sorry for the bother.... I appreciate everyone's help as always.

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post #2 of 5 Old 05-12-2011, 11:37 PM
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10w40 yes, and the oil filters are the same for all years.

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Thanks much.

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Not automotive 10W-40. It must be motorcycle specific 10W-40. (There are other options, but you said you didn't want to stray.)

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For oil information see https://www.stromtrooper.com/maintena...il-thread.html

Pat- 2007 DL650A was ridden to all 48 contiguous states. I didn't quite make it to 17,000 miles on the 2012 DL650A.
Nicknames I use to lessen typing, Vee = 2002-2012 DL1000s. Vee2=2014-2016 DL1000s. Wee = 2004-2011 DL650s. Glee = 2012-2016 DL650s
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