Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Sturgeon Bay, WI
If you want you can add the full 1.96L to the oil tank and upon startup the oil will circulate through the motor and everything will go where it is suppose to.
There is no way to check the level in the crankcase. Just make sure the oil in the oil tank is in the operating range when you pull the dip stick.
If you want to add oil to the crankcase you will have to tip your quad on its side to get the oil in.
Personally I just add the full amount to the oil tank and start it up for 5 min. and everything works fine for me.
2005 YFZ 450 (Blue!!!!!!!!!)
AC Racing Bumper, AC Racing Std. Nerfs, PRM Full Skid .190, PRM Swinger Skid .190, TM Design Works Case Saver, TAG T2 Oversized Handlebar kit, Zip Ty Magnetic Drain Plug, Zip Ty Fuel Screw
Wish list: Pipe, Airbox, and other stuff I can't afford right now.