Author Topic: Gto oil in crankcase  (Read 269 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline AlanJohn

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Full Bridgestone Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 69
Gto oil in crankcase
« on: August 11, 2017, 09:09:21 AM »
I've got a lot of oil in the crankcase through the unsiezing process is this dangerous and any tips on how to get it out would be most grateful or will it burn off when started
Thanks very much
Alan
« Last Edit: August 11, 2017, 09:11:09 AM by AlanJohn »

Offline BRT-GTR

  • Brian
  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Master Registered Bridgestone Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 622
Re: Gto oil in crankcase
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2017, 07:47:29 AM »
          Not a bad thing to have plenty of oil on first fire up but too much below the crank could make starting difficult. I assume the engine is still in the frame. About the only things you can do, is try to soak some up with a very clean, lint free rag or suck some out with a plastic syringe. Kicking over with the plugs out may also help to remove excess oil. Don't give the kickstart too much wellie, the ratchet gear has been known to shatter.

  I certainly second Karl's advise to start it up outside, close all doors and make sure the wind is blowing away from the house, preferably toward a neighbour who you don't like   :D ;D :D :P                                                     Brian.
« Last Edit: August 12, 2017, 07:51:21 AM by BRT-GTR »
Growing old is compulsory, Growing up is optional.

Offline AlanJohn

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Full Bridgestone Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 69
Re: Gto oil in crankcase
« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2017, 08:09:18 AM »
Thanks for your reply l took off the carb leaned the bike right over on its side and then kicked it' over and lam sure most of its now out
Just waiting for a few more bits then ready to start l've cleaned the carbs points and changed the condensers got a really healthy spark so hopefully it'll go
I'll let you know soon
Thanks very much for everybody's assistance
Kind regards
Alan

 


Gallery


Views:34
Comments (2)
By: OldSwartout

Views:47
Comments (2)
By: AlanJohn

Views:32
Comments (0)
By: AlanJohn

Views:35
Comments (0)
By: AlanJohn

Classifieds

unobtanium for sale
Price: $0.00
Date: 11/20/2017 12:51 am
Time Left: 87d 18h 41m
Steering Damper rod needed for GTR 350
Date: 11/03/2017 10:07 am
Time Left: 71d 2h 57m
Bridgestone Sport 100

Price: $175.00
Date: 10/31/2017 09:31 am
Time Left: 68d 2h 22m
1970 Bridgestone DT 175
Price: $1200.00
Date: 10/28/2017 06:08 pm
Time Left: 65d 10h 59m

Recent Downloads added

How to build a 149 mph 350GTR....
Rating: (None)
Filesize: 7154.56KB
Date: April 18, 2017, 08:25:38 AM
Bridgestone 100 Sport Brochure
Rating: *****
Filesize: 937.72KB
Date: July 08, 2015, 12:58:53 PM
BS 100 Sport Australian Brochure
Rating: *****
Filesize: 937.53KB
Date: June 29, 2015, 06:40:40 PM
Bridgestone 350 GTO - Moto L├ęgende May 2003
Rating: *****
Filesize: 9429.41KB
Date: April 22, 2015, 04:18:43 PM

Powered by EzPortal