Suzuki Burgman USA Forum banner
1 - 7 of 7 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
409 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Yesterday, I changed the engine oil, oil filter and the transmission fluid. The engine oil part was straight forward. What was the engineer thinking of when he or she designed the transmission oil set up. The filler is a joke. I used a funnel with a rubber tube coming out of it. Fill till oil comes ourt of the center hole. STUPID. Totally stupid concept.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
969 Posts
Actually, that 'oil out the hole' idea has been a pretty common routine for many years. Y'ever fill an auto's rear end?
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
409 Posts
Discussion Starter · #5 ·
The overflow hole is okay. It is the filler that is a problem.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
57 Posts
My first attempt to change the transmission oil change was tricky, I snaked a flexible tubing to the filler hole without removing all the recommended plastic body parts completely.

All what is needed is a piece of tubing threaded at the end, similar to the filler tube used on automobile transmissions but much shorter. This tool would be very in-expensive to manufacture. Anyone agree?
Once I get a chance I’ll try to make one as I have other projects to complete.
 
1 - 7 of 7 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top