Oil for XP? - Polaris RZR Forum - RZR Forums.net

RZR XP 900 2011 to 2014 Polaris RZR XP 900 Forum on RZRForums.net

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 02:29 AM Thread Starter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rodstowing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 84
Oil for XP?

What aftermarket oil besides the Polaris engine oil are you guys running in your Xp's? Is Synthetic recommended? And what weight? Thanks

2010 Polaris 850XP 3in Catvos 30in Zillas "sold"
2011 Razor 800 5in SATV 30in RLaws on Elixers
2012 900xp 4in SATV Outlaw2's on Black Elixers
2012 Ranger Crew Backwoods Armor Lift

http://www.youtube.com/user/rodstowing?feature=mhee

Last edited by rodstowing; June 14th, 2012 at 02:34 AM.
rodstowing is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 02:32 AM
Official Site Vendor
Feedback Score: 176 reviews
 
swingarm1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: PRESCOTT, ARIZONA (928) 273-4249
Posts: 41,117
Re: Oil for XP?

Quote:
Originally Posted by rodstowing View Post
What aftermarket oil besides the Polaris oil are you guys running in your Xp's? Is Synthetic recommended? Thanks
Joe Gibbs Racing XP-7 Semi Syn Motor Oil...
swingarm1 is offline  
post #3 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 02:33 AM Thread Starter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rodstowing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 84
Re: Oil for XP?

Is that sold at Orielys or Autozone?

2010 Polaris 850XP 3in Catvos 30in Zillas "sold"
2011 Razor 800 5in SATV 30in RLaws on Elixers
2012 900xp 4in SATV Outlaw2's on Black Elixers
2012 Ranger Crew Backwoods Armor Lift

http://www.youtube.com/user/rodstowing?feature=mhee
rodstowing is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 02:35 AM
Official Site Vendor
Feedback Score: 176 reviews
 
swingarm1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: PRESCOTT, ARIZONA (928) 273-4249
Posts: 41,117
Re: Oil for XP?

Quote:
Originally Posted by rodstowing View Post
Is that sold at Orielys or Autozone?
No... Holz Racing (a vendor here) sells it or Amazon .com does too...
swingarm1 is offline  
post #5 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 02:36 AM Thread Starter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rodstowing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 84
Re: Oil for XP?

Ok thanks, Im looking for something local. Like I use Synthetic Mobil 1 0-50w in my 850xp. Its been said that Polaris oil is Mobil 1. Just wondering what people are using local in the Xp's

2010 Polaris 850XP 3in Catvos 30in Zillas "sold"
2011 Razor 800 5in SATV 30in RLaws on Elixers
2012 900xp 4in SATV Outlaw2's on Black Elixers
2012 Ranger Crew Backwoods Armor Lift

http://www.youtube.com/user/rodstowing?feature=mhee
rodstowing is offline  
post #6 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 06:50 AM
Feedback Score: 8 reviews
 
milosusa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: woodland,ca
Posts: 6,599
Garage
Re: Oil for XP?

Rottela 5-40 synthetic.
milos

2015 Sandstorm F350 GSLR
09 Raptor 700
14 RZR XP Z1100
http://czechracingteam.com/
milosusa is offline  
post #7 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 07:28 AM
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Polarbear's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 6
Garage
Re: Oil for XP?

I run Mobil-1 synthetic 0w-40.
Polarbear is offline  
post #8 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 07:34 AM
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
BoostCrzy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 312
Re: Oil for XP?

any oil as long as you change it regularly will work....in hotter climates use a thicker viscosity.....in colder climates use a lower viscosity.....synthetics will extend your service intervals....but I wouldnt go more than 25-30 hrs if you ride hard.
BoostCrzy is offline  
post #9 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 07:44 AM
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Cb1300's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: NE AR
Posts: 173
Garage
Re: Oil for XP?

Quote:
Originally Posted by BoostCrzy View Post
any oil as long as you change it regularly will work....in hotter climates use a thicker viscosity.....in colder climates use a lower viscosity.....synthetics will extend your service intervals....but I wouldnt go more than 25-30 hrs if you ride hard.
X2. Choose correct viscosity and change oil and filter often. Millions of miles have been driven on every brand of oil. Keeping it clean is the key.

Chris
2012 Red xp
Cb1300 is offline  
post #10 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rodstowing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 84
Re: Oil for XP?

Its hot here! So is the Mobil 1 0-40 good? I run that in my 850xp

2010 Polaris 850XP 3in Catvos 30in Zillas "sold"
2011 Razor 800 5in SATV 30in RLaws on Elixers
2012 900xp 4in SATV Outlaw2's on Black Elixers
2012 Ranger Crew Backwoods Armor Lift

http://www.youtube.com/user/rodstowing?feature=mhee
rodstowing is offline  
post #11 of 16 Old June 14th, 2012, 09:08 PM
Rzr spy
Feedback Score: 7 reviews
 
grant22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Lake Havasu, AZ
Posts: 2,231
It's probably fine, but in my heat, I now use 20w-50.
grant22 is offline  
post #12 of 16 Old June 15th, 2012, 12:37 AM
glamisdunes*****
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
 
dev's rzr's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: glendora
Posts: 3,653
Send a message via AIM to dev's rzr
Re: Oil for XP?

mmmm 20w - 50 what brand ?

[/SIGPIC]
dev's rzr is offline  
post #13 of 16 Old June 15th, 2012, 07:17 AM
Rzr spy
Feedback Score: 7 reviews
 
grant22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Lake Havasu, AZ
Posts: 2,231
Amsoil

I use my rzr even on the 115 degree days to tow my jet ski to and from the water.
grant22 is offline  
post #14 of 16 Old June 16th, 2012, 03:52 AM Thread Starter
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rodstowing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Texas
Posts: 84
Re: Oil for XP?

Quote:
Originally Posted by grant22 View Post
Amsoil

I use my rzr even on the 115 degree days to tow my jet ski to and from the water.
Thats a rough life, lol.

2010 Polaris 850XP 3in Catvos 30in Zillas "sold"
2011 Razor 800 5in SATV 30in RLaws on Elixers
2012 900xp 4in SATV Outlaw2's on Black Elixers
2012 Ranger Crew Backwoods Armor Lift

http://www.youtube.com/user/rodstowing?feature=mhee
rodstowing is offline  
post #15 of 16 Old June 16th, 2012, 04:53 AM
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
rcmark's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Ft Mohave AZ
Posts: 134
Garage
Re: Oil for XP?

Mobil 1 15W-50
Mobil 1 15W-50 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil
rcmark is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Polaris RZR Forum - RZR Forums.net forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome