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Postby ZZR600Eddy » Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:26 pm

How often should the radiator kick in on hot days?
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Re: Zzr600 oil cooler issue

Postby Brett » Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:45 am

Generally banjo joints seal with a copper washer, pretty sure you'll be able to find one of the standard "industrial" ones suitable - check with an hydraulics place?

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Re: Zzr600 oil cooler issue

Postby jimzzr » Sun Jul 08, 2018 8:59 pm

In my experience of this issue is that the leaking was caused by hairline fractures of the ally nut on the oil cooler. Barely visible but expanded under load causing leakage. I think the standard washers were ally rather than copper. Hopefully it's just the washers but in the end I had to get a replacement oil cooler. The other problem I had was that the flexible hose rubbed together and eventually wore through causing a not inconsiderable amount of smoke and oil consumption.

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