TimothyPilgrim wrote:
> 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.

I'm pretty sure that just about any motor oil intended for use
in a filtered environment has detergents in it. They suspend
the dirt so the oil can carry it to the filter. W/O the 
detergent additives, the dirt would just form a slurry on
the bottom of the sump.

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