View Single Post
Old 06-28-2009, 06:49 AM
Bikeguy Joe Bikeguy Joe is offline
Godfather of Motorized Bicycles
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: up north now
Posts: 11,531
Default Re: heres how to break in your engine faster

Originally Posted by xlite View Post
It will not destroy your engine. I have been using that on 2-sroke bike engines at 50:1 for over 6 years and never had one seize or wear out early. One of my engines has 14k and is just now losing compression.

14K on one of these China engines and it's just losing compression?!? You must have bought the golden prototype and then ridden it 2300 miles a year for six years! Doesn't that come out at about 700 hours? Rotax recommends re-builds after 250-500 hours.
Reply With Quote