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Not only will automotive oil not protect a motorcycle engine as well, but it could even ruin the clutch and leave you stranded motorcycles normally have a wet clutch system inside the crankcase and such engine oils can decrease the clutch capacity.

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yes it will. use motorcycle oil only

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