Honda Discussions about Honda ATVs.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

Interesting dealer info true or not?

  #1  
Old 03-30-2019, 07:34 PM
Trailblazer
Thread Starter
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Ontario , Canada
Posts: 32
Default Interesting dealer info true or not?

Maybe someone can add to this since we didnt really understand
My buddy brought his 2013 honda rubicon for service, they got talking and dealer told him its highly not reccommended to start and idle/warm up his bike or rev his bike in netruel . Esp when bike is cold! He said something about warming it up in gear has something to do with a bearing being lubricated ,
Anyone know what hes talking about??
 
  #2  
Old 03-31-2019, 02:37 AM
Extreme Pro Rider
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Lancaster England
Posts: 3,726
Default

Seeing as Honda put a lock-out on the starter so you can only start it in neutral, that bit at least is pony. Everyone fought a bit shy of the old model Hondamatics (400 and Rubicon) as their electronics are complex. However apart from a faulty ecu on early 400s, the Hondamatics have been remarkably reliable, both mechanically and electronically. I have never had one seize an engine bearing.
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
xplorer 400 4x4 with modifition
Polaris
22
07-14-2010 02:44 PM
bullgod
Polaris
9
09-18-2000 04:05 PM
Odin
Polaris
28
06-11-2000 06:13 PM

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Interesting dealer info true or not?


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: