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Old 10-24-2012, 09:59 AM   #6094
MeinMotorrad
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Location: In between Velez Rubio and Huercal Overa, Spain.
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Originally Posted by Albie View Post
I'm beginning to think that modern motor oil doesn't really smoke much when it burns. I know when my valve seals went out on my V Strom I had no clue I was burning oil. No smoke at all, but it burned up 3 qts in 1K miles.
I went through 300ml in a 500 mile, day long trip, on on a Honda 125 scooter - no smoke, no leaks, no clues - still don't know where it all went. The oil capacity was only 850ml.
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