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Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 1:43 am
by stephenmark19
This is probably a stupid question. Does anybody know if it is a problem for the hose that drains a couple inches to the left of the kickstand leeks a couple drops of oil?
I have a 2017 SDR. There has never been a drop of oil from this hose. Today after a mildly spirited ride I noticed a couple drops under the hose a couple hours after getting off the bike. Thank you so much for your help!
I recently had a full akra exhaust system installed but I have ridden it a couple times since then. Not sure if that helps.

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:38 pm
by HDKAWKTM
When you swapped exhaust did the SAS and cannsiter get pulled?

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 2:01 pm
by stephenmark19
HDKAWKTM wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:38 pm
When you swapped exhaust did the SAS and cannsiter get pulled?
Yes, it was pulled and they did the tune at the dealership.

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:29 pm
by HDKAWKTM
I removed mine when I had the akra map loaded and I seem to remember a hose coming down the left side near the clutch slave that I removed when the cannister under the seat was taking out. Its been a couple years since but I just looked and I have no hoses coming down anywhere in that area. Can you post a pic ofnthe hose? Maybe they forgot to remove it?

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:40 pm
by HDKAWKTM
Stephen
Youtube rottwiler sas ktm and at around 12 minutes in you will see your hose I bet and the dealer has undoubtedly left some of your items on? That comes from the cannister. I used this video in doing mine and it was a piece of cake. Hope this helps.

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:48 pm
by HDKAWKTM

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:29 am
by stephenmark19
HDKAWKTM wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:48 pm
https://youtu.be/MiTcjSWy8D0
That video explains so much. I really appreciate it!!!!!

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:56 am
by stephenmark19
HDKAWKTM wrote:
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:40 pm
Stephen
Youtube rottwiler sas ktm and at around 12 minutes in you will see your hose I bet and the dealer has undoubtedly left some of your items on? That comes from the cannister. I used this video in doing mine and it was a piece of cake. Hope this helps.
You are absolutely correct. The canister is still on. I can see the block off plates from where the sas was removed.
Thank you so much for your help!!!!!

Re: Oil pressure issue?

Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2018 1:01 pm
by HDKAWKTM
Stephen,
Your welcome buddy. I see you in Va Beach area. We used to live in Va back in 2007. We were in the mountain section west of Charlottesville. Harrisonburg to be specific. Beautiful state Virginia. Ride safe and happy new year