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  1. How does the Oil system work?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    It seems that there is no diagram i can find ether online or in my service manual that talks about the full journey of the oil system, Things I know are that it is a wet sump (meaning that the oil pump is at the bottom of the case and pumps the oil through its circuits using gravity to bring...
  2. well ive stripped the sump thread!! bugger

    Help Forum
    Done a oil change today and stripped the sump thread:coocoo seems like its a common problem! looks like everyone has gone for the helicoil option. can someone please give me a idiots guide to what kit to get...(sizes an all) and how to do it!!!:hail
  3. Sump thread repair going pear shaped

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Well I got a recoil (same as helicoil) kit, used the tap, inserted the coil but during the process of winding the coil in the 'tang' snapped off and has fallen inside the sump! I pulled the coil out and put a new one in but now im stuck.. Ive taken the side covers off and see what people mean...