Chaincase oil? - Snowmobile Forum: Your #1 Snowmobile Forum
http://www.snowmobileforum.com
Go Back   Snowmobile Forum: Your #1 Snowmobile Forum > Specific Snowmobile Forums > Ski-Doo Snowmobiles


» Sponsors





Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-12-2004, 08:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
Ski-doo
 
MXZracer670's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: NY
Posts: 51
Chaincase oil?

Its time to drain the chaincase oil. About how much oil would you guys put in a 2001 MXZ 500.
thanks
__________________
2001 MXZ 500
MXZracer670 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-12-2004, 08:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
I am Spartacus
 
smallengineguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Milton Mills, NH
Posts: 23,682
They take 7 to 8 oz. Use a good quality oil.
__________________
1992 Ski Doo Mach 1 (SC-10/2 suspended) March '07 SF.com Sled of the Month! (Lost in fire 4-7-13)
1992 Ski Doo Mach 1 original
2006 Ski Doo MXZ 500SS
1999 Ski Doo Grand Touring
1998 Ski Doo Grand Touring
Webmaster Evergreen Valley Snowmobile Club
SledNH.com Moderator
smallengineguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2004, 05:57 AM   #3 (permalink)
Ski-doo
 
MXZracer670's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: NY
Posts: 51
Thanks. will do
__________________
2001 MXZ 500
MXZracer670 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2004, 04:51 PM   #4 (permalink)
Ski-doo
 
MXZracer670's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: NY
Posts: 51
should i take off the whole chain case cover or just drain it? If so how would i go about doing this?
__________________
2001 MXZ 500
MXZracer670 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-14-2004, 05:12 PM   #5 (permalink)
I am Spartacus
 
smallengineguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Milton Mills, NH
Posts: 23,682
Some have a drainplug, some you take the cover right off. That way you can inspect the chain/gears while it's open, as well as the shaft bearing. Then replace the gasket, put the cover on, and add oil. Don't reuse the cover gasket.
__________________
1992 Ski Doo Mach 1 (SC-10/2 suspended) March '07 SF.com Sled of the Month! (Lost in fire 4-7-13)
1992 Ski Doo Mach 1 original
2006 Ski Doo MXZ 500SS
1999 Ski Doo Grand Touring
1998 Ski Doo Grand Touring
Webmaster Evergreen Valley Snowmobile Club
SledNH.com Moderator
smallengineguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-02-2004, 11:16 AM   #6 (permalink)
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Posts: 42
some dont have cover gaskets. my 98 FZ 670 has a rubber oring that goes around the cover. i just replaced my chain gears and oil I just cleaned the mating surface and wiped down the rubber seal with syn chaincase oil.
dbenney is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:25 AM.



Copyright SnowmobileForum.com

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0