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  1. kfx 700 antifreeze in oil

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    Okay got 2 04 700 both needed motor work one is perfect now and runs as it should, the other needed a head swap due to the previous owner cracking it either from over torc or heat not sure but replaced everything and its running like it should. I went to top off radiator and it filed the case...
  2. 09 Kawasaki BF 750 Rebuild

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I picked up a Brute Force 750 today that was run out of oil and has a engine knock. I'm prepared to do a full rebuild but I thought I might as well try to put some oil and a additive in it first in case it goes away. So I'm looking for y'all suggestions for a good additive. Also how would...
  3. 2003 Prairie 360 - Oil light on.

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Just changed oil and filter on a 2003 Prairie 360 and red light is on for low oil pressure. Took wire off sensor and light goes out. Removed sensor and started bike, but no oil comes out hole. Seems like no oil pressure. When I removed new oil filter, no oil is filling up when bike is...
  4. Gas in oil - Rebuilt engine.

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    hey yall ! so after a few small rides and one big ride on the rebuilt engine - i noticed there is gas in the oil and it stalls when idling more often than not. now i know the rings and everything in it are new and the cylinders have been re-honed .. the whole works. i know the bike was running...
  5. 1997

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    1997 Kawasaki Prairie 400 4x4 Oil Filler Location Hey guys, I'm new around here so if this is in the wrong spot let me know! Firstly I got a deal on this wheeler, 40$ for a running wheeler, I wanted to change the oil though, I drained it, changed the filter and now I'm looking to put oil back...
  6. 1997 Kawasaki Prairie 400 4x4 Oil Filler

    Hey guys, I'm new around here so if this is in the wrong spot let me know! Firstly I got a deal on this wheeler, 40$ for a running wheeler, I wanted to change the oil though, I drained it, changed the filter and now I'm looking to put oil back in! The issue is I'm not quite sure where it does...
  7. First time kawie owner

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I have posted a few times on here but wanted to share a little about who I am and what I got for toys. I am an avid quad fan and rider, living in the north woods of Wisconsin. First ride was an unknown make and model 4x4 through the snow. Had a blast. Then my folks bought a popo, a...
  8. 2009 Brute Force 650

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I have a 2009 Brute Force 650. I want to changing the engine oil and I've lost the user manual. Should I change transmission oil at the same time as the engine oil? How much oil do I need for both?
  9. 09 Teryx oil in front exhaust

    Kawasaki Teryx
    2009 Teryx LE has oil in front exhaust where is it coming from? Teryx runs good, but oil is being dumped into front cylinder exhaust. The spark plug is clean, the head was pulled with new valves and valve stem seals installed. Head was reinstalled and cylinder holds pressure. Oil is still coming...
  10. Oil not getting to case

    Kawasaki KFX450/KFX400
    so my 2004 kfx 400 was running bad, spittin and sputterin. the spark plug cap corroded and lost connection. Quad sat for a month in the garage, then i got the cap and wire to get connection but still wouldnt start. then I checked the oil and it was way too full. then took out the bolt on...
  11. Oil Leak

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    I just noticed this today and I have no idea where it is coming from. I just put new oil into it. Anyone experienced this problem before?
  12. Rear Diff oils Brute 650 sra

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Hey guys I was wondering if anyone would have a list of cross reference oils that would work besides the kawasaki rear diff oil. Thanks all replies are greatly appreciated :D
  13. Oil Leak Help!?!

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    I have a 04 KFX700 bored .30 over from BigKevsPerformance. I bought the bike back in December. Ive changed the oil and filter on the bike and notcied some residue on the skid plate. Seemed like it was leaking prior to me buying it. Asked the former owner and they denied any knowledge of the...
  14. Preferred Air Filter Oil?

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    I have K&N high flow air filter. Anyone have a favorite or know the best kind to use?
  15. Smoke colors?

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    My Brute Force is blowing out thick white smoke, with gas in the oil. I had a friend tell me white smoke was gas burning. I'm currently getting the carb cleaned/ readjusted to fix the gas in the oil problem, but can someone back me up on the theory of the gas in the oil?
  16. Gas in oil

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    okay, ever since ive had this fourwheeler its had flooding problems. so bad that when i have the choke on sometimes fire comes out of the muffler. a few months ago, i left it at my cousins house and came back to get it, its was rolling white smoke and was kinda jumping but not really moving, I...
  17. Stripped Oil Plug

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    hello need some help and opinions on what i should i have 2007 prairie 360 4x4 i stripped the oil plug hole on the case! should i use heli coil or larger self tapping oil plug? either way im probably going to by the tool that will suck out the oil from the dipstick hole so i wont have to worry...
  18. Brute 750 front seal

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Hey folks, i can't seem to find the part number for the front drive shaft oil seal (engine side). Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  19. Oil issues, no flow, NEED HELP!! NEED REPAIR MANUAL!!

    Kawasaki KFX450/KFX400
    I have a kfx 400 i bought recently and i just changed the oil today for the first time. I drained the oil tank and it had water in it, the oil was milky white at first then some clean oil came out, I added a little oil about 2 weeks ago so im guessing that was the clean oil that came out. I...
  20. 87' Mohave mixing coolant/oil

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Where to begin??? I recently purchased the atv non running, just got it up and running to find out that coolant is mixing with the oil. I have had the side cover off to fix an issue with the kick starter, are there any seals inside that cover where oil/coolant could potentially mix?? I...