Originally Posted by lonslo
No problem. New plates are soft , porous, and dry. It takes a while for them to glaze over and get harder and oil soaked. Just the "dust" coming off of them.
I agree. It doesn't take long for the primary oil to get dirty, especially with new clutch plates. Can't believe that Harley use to cycle this oil with the engine.
Current bikes in the stable:
2009 Street Glide
- 107ci, stage III heads, D&D Fatcat exhaust, Andrews 54 cam, TTS, 108hp 122tq
2003 Heritage Softail Classic
- 95ci, stage III heads, RB LSR exhaust, S&S 510 cams, 100hp 102tq