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Yamaha oil alternatives #13917366 03/10/21 01:31 PM
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Hey forum, I have a 2007, 200HP Yamaha that I’ve been using the name brand 2-stroke oil on since I got it years ago. At the time I just figured it would be safe to use their yamalube, but the stuff is expensive. Is there a suitable alternative that isn’t, what, like $40 a gallon? Are there any places around Fork that might sell bulk oil?

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Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13917452 03/10/21 02:25 PM
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Oil is oil so if you can find a dealer that has Spring Sales then you can usually get Bulk Oil at a much lower price.

If you Google search for Bulk Oil Distributors near you you will get several.

I would call them and ask about it and see what they can sell you some for. cheers


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Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13917458 03/10/21 02:28 PM
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Ran Mercury premium in Yammy for years

Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13917582 03/10/21 03:49 PM
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I run quicksilver premium plus.



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Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13917799 03/10/21 06:52 PM
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Any opinion on synthetic over semi-synthetic oils?

Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13917808 03/10/21 06:58 PM
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BPS has a sale on store brand for 9.99 per gallon if you buy a case. It is semi syn


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Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: CJ.Skeeter] #13918667 03/11/21 01:27 PM
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Service Marine has Yamaha oil in bulk use to be 25 a gallon you need to bring you on jug

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I ran Johnson oil in my Yamaha for 15 yrs, plus ring free . No problem


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Re: Yamaha oil alternatives [Re: poker1980] #13918712 03/11/21 01:56 PM
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This is something I’ll look into. Thanks

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