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how come my pipes r turning blue ?? have low miles changed oil alot 2012 Yamaha Road Star

Motorcycle Model: 2012 Yamaha Road Star Submitted on February 12, 2019


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  • patricia
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    changed my oil every 4000 miles snytecic oil only 20000 miles on my bike
    Posted on February 12, 2019
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      how come my pipes r turning blue
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