Good question. I'll have to look it up.

The dealer that sold me the bike tried to tell me that synthetics were
bad for the wet clutch because of detergents. I -told- him that Mobil
1 15w50 doesn't have detergents and is fine for bikes.

1982 300TD Moby

On 1/11/06, Mitch Haley <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> TimothyPilgrim wrote:
> >
> > For some strange reason, Mobil 1 is -not- recommended for my new bike,
> > a 1999 Honda CBR1100XX. The other owners are kind of pissed off about
> > it because they'd like to use synthetic, but they're warned against
> > it, especially when most of the other modern Honda bikes do good on
> > it. Any clue as to why this might be?
> Was it a synthetic prohibition, or Mobil 1 prohibition?
> I know guys who would be upset if they couldn't use
> Spectro Golden Synthetic motorcycle oil.
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