Honda vtx 1300 oil change

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I'm not much of a mechanic. At the price of an oil change vs parts I learned to do the oil on my Gold Wing and save bucks every time. Now for the VTX. How do I get the bike level without buying a very expensive contraption? Thank you for your ideas.hello all so I have an 05 1300 and the clymer manual just says SAE 10w30 does it matter if I get a typical oil or does it need to be motorcycle specific I have searched YouTube and google and most say it doesn't really matter only difference is price in my area choices on motorcycle oil are very slim and very expensive I'm getting ready to put my girl up for the winter and wanted to do an oil ...Good Luck! Change oil. I had this happen on my shadow. At first I thought I had bad rings and thought I got ripped off lol. In the end the bike had just sit a long time and needed the carb cleaned. That was my first bike and I didn't know much about motorcycles. ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. 1.4M posts 62.8K members Since ...

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Related: 3 Most-Common Problems With Honda VT 1100 Spirit Shadow. 3. Battery Terminals Vibrate Loose. Another common complaint amongst the Honda VTX1300 and VTX1800 users is that the battery terminals tend to vibrate loose. To be clear, this is a problem on myriad motorcycle models because of the vibration inherent in a large v-twin motor.Honda VTX 1300 Forums. Oil Change Intervals. 2974 Views 32 Replies 15 Participants Last post by Scotrod, Jul 24, 2008. T. texasfrank ...brs127s Discussion starter. 277 posts · Joined 2009. #10 · Jun 29, 2009. Replaced the water pump in about 5 hours...I wasn't going at it too hard and had several interruptions. Everything is bolted back up, except for the side cover (so I can check for leaks). I still need to add coolant and oil.Power and reliablity are very good. 80-90 is no problem and will do it all day long. Power is measured at the wheel on the VTX, most bikes are measured at the crank hence the higher hp rating of others verse the 1300 VTX. maint. oil changes normal 600 then what ever you like after that depending on the oil you use.2006-2009 Honda VTX 1300 VTX1300 C R S T OEM Oil Change Kit H19 (#173119491245) r***2 (1179) - Feedback left by buyer r***2 (1179). Past month; Great seller with fast shipping, thanks . 2007-2020 Can-Am Outlander Renegade Commander OEM Oil Change Kit 9779258 (#182867932595)Mar 22, 2010 · Tom O. 447 posts · Joined 2007. #9 · Mar 22, 2010. After an oil and filter change the book calls for 3.9 quarts or 3.7 liters. Just don't sweat getting every last drop out of each bottle you should be fine. Just double check with the dipstick. You should be good to go with that "method". Like. Change air filter in Hypercharger. Jump to Latest Follow ... Be sure not to over oil the filter after you clean it. I learned this my first time. Save Share. Like. M. martinr2. ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. 1.4M posts 62.5K members Since 2005 VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. ...I really need to do the VTX and scooter this spring. If Spring ever gets here.... According to the service manual the air gap is 102mm for the right fork and 101mm for the left one. 2007 Honda VTX1800N1 "The Beast", 2014 Harley-Davidson Softail Deluxe "Daisy", 2005 Harley-Davidson Sportster Custom "Cat-Rat". Jesus.Leave the Stick out - come back later to see if it's just normal combustion smell. Put oil on finger from stick - get a good whiff-. Now open oil can - it came from - sample the smell closely. Service Manuals 1300 :glee:1 800. Hobby Gear - How Your TransMission Works - 03 18C 07 18 NEO.Peace of mind. Kinda like changing a cam, you change the lifters and rockers at the same time, and they all work together for the better. You can play around with the fork oil viscosity too. 10W is stock, but some have gone as high as 20W. When Silver and Ironmk helped me change mine, we mixed equal parts 10W and 15W for a net of 12.5W.Mobil Delvac 15W-40 is also a favorite. If you like extended oil changes then use the Amsoil or Mobil 1 synthetic motorcycle oils. :dontknow: Shell rotella 5w40 full syn oil at walmart, $24.00\ gal. and oil filter from advance auto or auto zone, $10. Total 34 bucks using GREAT OIL AND QUALITY FILTER.When filling the x with new final drive oil, how do you know when it's full? I know, 4.1 oz, and fill it til it's full. ... Change it, leave it or love it! 1989 VT1100C1 (16800mls) 2007 VTX1300R (2300mls) ... VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less .Honda VTX 1300 Forums. Oil change. 8155 Views 42 Replies 24 Participants Last post by Tersuesar, Apr 18, 2014. 0. 07 blue hog ...Valve Adjustment (VTX 1300) Changing Engine Oil (VTX) VTX 1800 DesmCool, Clean Performance. KIT INCLUDES. 5 bottles of 10W-30 Synthe The PCV (Positive Crankcase Ventilator) hose is attached to the intake to burn the fumes vented by the engine. Oil comes along with the fumes. If you have the stock air box, there should be a clear tube under the air box to catch some of the oil. Drain the tube and wipe out the throttle with a dry cloth. If it has a paper filter, replace it.okie1800c. 340 posts · Joined 2014. #6 · Jul 7, 2014. It's 75 weight either way, the 110 and 140 denotes the protection of the additive package as the oil is heated up to 100 celsius (acts like a thicker oil 110 weight or 140 weight). In the heat of the summer in our area, the 140 shouldn't hurt anything. '02 1800C and '79 XS1100SF. My 1300 X: Race Tech fork conversion, Progressive 430' Sep 9, 2020 · How to change the diff fluid on a Honda VTX 1300 shaft driven motorcycle Jul 25, 2019 · Chuck, it will probably go on as long as

Fork Oil Change. Jump to Latest ... Honda VTX Forum. 4M posts 80.1K members ... Explore Our Forums. General MC Discussions VTX 1300 Riders Board VTX 1800 Tech Board Georgia For Sale VTX 1800 Related. Top Contributors this Month View All VTXArizona 1016 Replies. Capt. Rory 791 Replies. Merry Prankster 303 Replies.Torque Wrench and Oil Change. 2559 Views 5 Replies 6 Participants Last post by Jethro, Mar 18, 2009. Y. ymca10 ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more!Find out what oil other VTX1300 riders use and why. See the pros and cons of different oil types, brands and prices, and share your own experience and opinion.The Honda VTX Motorcycle Forums. Honda VTX 1300 Forums. oil change. 1698 Views 16 Replies 17 Participants Last post by Philscbx, Jun 26, 2013. 0. 07 blue hog Discussion Starter · Jun 24, 2013. Add to quote; Share Only show this user. wonder how many miles i should replace the oil on the bike, every 3000? or 1500? ...

Im new to the VTX and would like to know what oil filters other than Honda's will fit the VTX1800 or VTX1300? Like purolator pure one filters which are a royal blue color and sell for $5.98. ... VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less . Full Forum Listing.When gear oil change is due - prep the zone so when you get back and the final is nice and warm - then dump it - to sit over night. ... VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less . Full Forum Listing.Drain completely, put the drain bolt and washer back and tighten it. Fill final drive with 4 ounces of SAE 80 hypoid gear oil. Check to make sure oil is level with the lower edge of the oil filler inspection hole. replace the oil filler cap. now wash your hands because that stuff is stinky! hope this helps, Bry :choppersm.…

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Honda VTX 1300 Forums General VTX/Motorcycle Topics Introduce yourself and say hello if you like... Honda VTX 1800 Forums 1300 Parts /Accessories For Sale Top Contributors this MonthStick with 10w-40, NON-Energy Conserving. Regular or Synthetic is entirely up to you. Regular oil, change interval is 8k per the manual. I would personally recommend 4k on regular oil. ... VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less . Full Forum Listing.Frequently bought together. This item: 2005 HONDA VTX1300C OIL CHANGE KIT. $4799. +. Honda 08208-0080 Pro Shaft Drive Oil. $872 ($1.09/Fl Oz) +. NGK 3481 Pack of 4 Spark Plugs (DCPR6E) $1499.

Replace the drain plugs, making sure they have their respective crush washers. Torque both drain bolts to 22 foot-pounds. Step 7. Pour in 3.5 quarts of HP4 synthetic 10W40 engine oil. The VTX1800 takes 4 quarts of oil, so check the oil after you pour in the first 3.5 quarts to see if the engine will take the last half quart. Step 8.The oil change in my opinion can wait until you get these two additional items. ... VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less . Full Forum Listing. Explore Our Forums.Amazon.com: New 2004-2009 Honda VTX 1300 VTX1300 OE Oil & Filter Service Kit : Automotive. Automotive. ›. Motorcycle & Powersports. ›. Fluids & Maintenance. ›. …

1 get new oil and filter. 2 warm up engine. 3 unscrew rear plug Jan 15, 2011 · Prepping to do my first oil change, by myself. A 2007 VTX1800F1. A few questions: ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. 1.4M posts 62.6K members Jan 21, 2009 · I put about 8,000 - 10,000 miles on my bike yearly.Change air filter in Hypercharger. Jump there are some companies out there where you can get the additive and mix your own lifetime supply. I think it only takes 4oz so a 32oz bottle would last 8 changes and you could go 192000 miles on one bottle of mix. 114 THOUSAND miles 7-23-14. 03 1800 S with c wheels power commander V 97.5 hp 110 lbs torque.Possibly from over filling during his oil change. I do not what any problems with my bike. ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. 1.4M posts 62.5K members Since 2005 VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or VTX 1800. Join this community to discuss mods, specs, parts & more! Show Less . Full Forum Listing ... Heck, I like it so much that I went Mobil 1 for the first oil When it comes to maintaining your Honda vehicle’s performance and longevity, regular oil changes are essential. Regular oil changes play a crucial role in keeping your Honda vehicl... The following is a list of filter numbers th2-'04 VTX 1300 S's, 1- 2002 VT5272 posts · Joined 2007. #2 · Feb 23, 2012 Usually unscrews normally after the initial "budge", Mine too. Maybe put a very very small dab of anti-seize on the cap threads. Shouldn't need to but it will help. Just don't go all gorilla when tightening the dip stick. My 1300 X: Race Tech fork conversion, Progressive 430's, Tsukayu VTX bags, Tsukayu Tour Trunk, Ultimate Low Rider … 7404 posts · Joined 2010. #4 · Mar 3, 2011. Oil pressur Can't afford the shop right now, and the only thing I have done is change Oil & Filter. If it's something I could do , I need some VERY simple directions , how to get the covers off, do I take the gas tank off ? ... Honda VTX 1300 / VTX 1800 Motorcycles Forum. 1.4M posts 62.7K members Since 2005 VTX Cafe Forum is for owners of Honda VTX 1300 or ... 1300 engine gives a lot of power. Super fast b2004 VTX 1300 Oil Light. Oil light is on, but there is enough o I'm going to change it at 600mi using Quaker State conventional oil and change it every 2000mi using conventional oil. I saw the price of Mobil 1 synthetic at appx $7.00 a quart, and picked up a gallon of Quaker State 10w-40 for $6.50. Yep that's rigtht, 4 quarts for $6.50. Using synthetic is a waste of money if you change your oil often, IMHO.#2 · Jun 29, 2011. basically, you change the final drive oil with the final drive warmed up to operating temperature. Do this with the bike on its side stand on level pavement, garage …