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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-29-2011, 12:29 PM Thread Starter
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MV 125trl Engine Oil

Hi Guys

Could anyone please tell me which grade engine oil to use in my MV125trl 1957?

I though about putting 10/40 grade oil is this OK?

Also the amount.

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Keith
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-29-2011, 12:48 PM
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Hi Keith.

You will get as many answers to this question as there stars in the sky!

Just remember that the oil available in the bikes day was a lot more basic than the stuff available now.

Therefore any 'straight' 40 or non synthetic 20/50 will do. The tolerences are quite high in these motors so don't go for modern high range synthetics ;ie 5-50 etc.

Most companies market a 'calssic' oil and this will do fine.

Hope this helps.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-29-2011, 12:52 PM Thread Starter
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OK thanks

I will use 20/50, as i use this in my classic triumph 500.


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