A reader asks: Do you carry a replacement for Yamalube Shaft Drive Oil Exclusive (part number: ACC-SHFTD-EX-00) for the final drive on my 2016 Yamaha FJR1300A motorcycle?
Our answer: Yes indeed. AMSOIL Severe Gear Synthetic 75W-90 Gear Oil is a full-synthetic replacement for the Yamalube Shaft Drive Oil.
The Yamalube product is a conventional (or mineral) oil, whereas AMSOIL Severe Gear is 100% synthetic. We submit that this makes the AMSOIL product a significant upgrade for motorcycle shaft drive systems.
Benefits Of AMSOIL Severe Gear In Shaft Drive Motorcycles
- High-resistance to extreme heat
- Lowers operating temperatures
- Provides long service life
- Reduces friction for optimum efficiency
- Delivers extreme wear protection
- Protects against leaks, keeps seals supple
- Contains robust anti-rust/corrosion ingredients
- A cost-effective upgrade
What Are The Advantages Of Synthetic Oil In Motorcycle Final Drives?
The lubricant used in the final drives of shaft drive motorcycles plays a significant role in terms of performance, efficiency and dependability. A good synthetic gear oil will reduce friction, improve efficiency and provide cooler operation. Synthetic oil out-performs conventional oil in every conceivable category.
Other Products For Yamaha Motorcycles
If you are optimizing the performance of your motorcycle’s final drive, don’t forget about the engine and transmission. AMSOIL’s 100% synthetic Metric 10W-30 or 10W-40 offer a significant operational upgrade. Expect smoother shifting, improved throttle response, cooler operation and ironclad wear protection.