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    what oil to use for tropical temp.

    i live in a tropical country and i read in the manual that if you use your 250x in high temps you can use 20w50 oil im currently using 10w 40 redline oil and ive been experiencing gas on oil issue. will it be ok for me to use 20w50? tia


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    Quote Originally Posted by carlo4tech View Post
    i live in a tropical country and i read in the manual that if you use your 250x in high temps you can use 20w50 oil im currently using 10w 40 redline oil and ive been experiencing gas on oil issue. will it be ok for me to use 20w50? tia

    I live in bermuda I use 10w 40 oil & my GIO issue has been ok no problems, that 20w50 might be too thick I think!!!!! but thats on you 2 chose........
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    Stick with the 10w-40 oil.

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    thanks guys i think il just stick with the 10w40 ultras here have only seen a top speed of 65 gps because of the heat . i will just make do of frequent oil changes by the way my ski is now 25 hours

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    where u located 2 here we only have 3 here I race with 1 & the other 1 the guy pleasures around on....... I know I've seen high 60's myself......The cold air riva intake makes a big difference lemme tell you..... Have fun riding in the ocean chop I know I do.........

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    Quote Originally Posted by BERMY_BOY View Post
    where u located 2 here we only have 3 here I race with 1 & the other 1 the guy pleasures around on....... I know I've seen high 60's myself......The cold air riva intake makes a big difference lemme tell you..... Have fun riding in the ocean chop I know I do.........
    i ride here in the philippine islands www.jetski.com.ph , plenty of ultras here cant count anymore... so far i havent changed the plugs yet still but i have 1 spare just in case running great just noticed the fuel smell on the oil. i've owned the seadoo sc and HO before the best riding ski in the chop that ive vere ridden .

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