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Air Filter Question

Discussion in 'All Terrain Vehicles' started by bromagen25, Feb 16, 2011.

  1. Feb 16, 2011 at 6:59 PM
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    bromagen25

    bromagen25 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Just got a new air Filter to day and when i was installing it said i need to oil it. it is a twin air air filter. can i run it as a dry filter or do i have to use oil with it?

    Here is What i got Link
     
  2. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    ummm yeah
    NO!!!!!!!! oil it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  3. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:01 PM
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    ummm yeah
    but dont over oil it !!!!!!!!
     
  4. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:06 PM
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    ok so what is the best oil to use for it?

    i read that you should not let it sit so do i need to remove the air filter when i don't ride my atv?

    Question: what would happen if i did not oil it?

    and how often do i need to reoil it?
     
  5. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:08 PM
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    ummm yeah
    letting it sit is not an issue.....get twin air filter oil or no-toil spray just saturate it and make sure it's covered completely....dont over do it.....how often you clean it depends on how dirty you get it....
    get a twin air bio filter cleaning kit and follow the instructions
     
  6. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:09 PM
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    ummm yeah
    what atv????
     
  7. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:10 PM
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    ummm yeah
    and why is this in 2nd gen??
     
  8. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    He has a second gen....wait...Is this an ATV question?
     
  9. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    ummm yeah
    no atv section....uh oh:rolleyes:
    oh snap....there are more to life than tacomas and motorcycles (not mine anyways)
     
  10. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:13 PM
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    Yeah I don't think Twin Air makes a foam filter for Tacomas.
     
  11. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Look again.
     
  12. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    ummm yeah
    i edited my post....im really jumpy tonight i got a new kurig single serve coffee maker and it makes some serious rocket fuel coffee:D
     
  13. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    i have a Honda 300 1988 fourtrax 2x4

    sorry this is in the wrong Forum section did not know were to ask at.
     
  14. Feb 16, 2011 at 7:54 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    LOL!
     
  15. Feb 16, 2011 at 8:01 PM
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    ummm yeah
    that machine is not a high performance so you should be good on the filter for a while as the machine does not suck huge amounts of air as say an crf450 dirtbike or trx450r atv....but check it every month or so especially if really dusty conditions are a regular for you.....make sure it's seated well and use a thin layer of rim grease on the flange where it mates to the intake....or on the tube if it clamps on
     
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    thank you
     
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