Air-Filter Oil ???

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seanmcgrath48

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:) Hi 2 All.
Just wondering, if I can't get air-filter oil.CAN I use WD40 oil,instead :\??
Or is that 2 thin 2 trap D dirt???
Regards Sean WestCork in IRELAND
 

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I have no idea of what oil can be used, i'm using sun flower oil on my air filter, i have be doing that for the last 10 tanks, hope someone can tell me if i shouldn,t be doing it.
 

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You should be using a thick sticky oil. WD40 and any thin oils should be avoided, as they will not hold the dirt particles, and will end being sucked into your engine. Check your piston head for light scratches (this is a sign of dirt ingestion) And use proper airfilter oil.
 

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Air Filter oils

Thanks 4 info:) So I do'nt use WD40 oil to clean air filters , No worrys there.I can get Silkolene Foam Filter Oil,that super tacky and water repellent, as it says on the tin.
regards Sean
 
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