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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-17-2005, 09:56 PM Thread Starter
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Rubicon Oil Change

I heard the rubicon takes a load of oil during a oil change. Is this true, how many quarts does this machine take, thinking about recomending one for a friend. (second Hand)

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-18-2005, 12:02 AM
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My buddy has one. I think he said it takes a little over 5 quarts to fill up. Not too bad. I highly recommend the Ruby to anyone, those things have amazing pulling power. The are like a small tank.

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I wouldnt let 3 or 4 or 5 litres of oil be the deciding factor.... if you want a workhorse machine with low gear, and dont mind trading off the IRS for it, then the Ruby is the best machine on the market...

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I agree...bad to the bone.

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Plus it uses the engine oil for the transmission

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just changed in my Rubicon. 4.9litres
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-19-2005, 09:02 AM
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Just changed the oil in the wifes new rubiccon. 5.9 quarts. Love the rubicon. It runs side by side with the rinny and feels more nimble in the woods. But with my back thats not so good I sure love the IRS on the rinny.

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