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anyone already have?





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I have seen it on bikes before and the clear cover just gets covered in oil and condensation so it makes it hard to see through it.
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You will be able to keep the window clean, unlike Suzuki and Kawasaki oil windows. Gives it a "mechanical" look!
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Yeah
We will see... i was in the mood of something cosmetic for the bike...
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the old OEM gasket was good like new since had only 3k kms
also it is flat meanwhile the new gasket i bought has a lid on both sides i don't like very much...
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Hi Nibelungen,is that last pic taken on the side stand or with the engine
running ? I just changed my primary fluid and put just under one litre in
which didn't bring it up to that level.
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Engine off.... and side stand mate...
that's the reason of a so high level...
instead with the engine running at idle... you can see hypnotic twirls of oil... like watching a logfire... not at all a quiet level like in the pic...

FYI...
with the bike jacked i had controlled a couple of minutes before the transmission oil level and it was perfect...
I.E. touched the edge of the diaphgram spring...
appreciate your attention...

P.S. one of the reason i bought that derby... is that from now on i can check the primary oil level without remove the cover...

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Thanks for the info.I like some of the RSD stuff but not so much the prices.
I got a genuine RSD Nostalgia velocity stack at under half price last year and teamed
it with an xotix steel mesh air flilter and I think it looks great and certainly upped the
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Had 4 days in Rome last week ,beautiful city.
"Roma caput mundi"...
a thypical saying of 2000 and so years ago...
when back then Roman Empire was like the current US one...

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