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hey everyone! So i purchased a 2008 kfx450r, the guy i bought it from only had it for a month and got sick engine was rebuilt by a shop may 2019 and i called the shop to confirm the rebuild , the day i bought it i changed the oil and it had glitter metal in the oil. should i be concerned or is it not seated yet?
 

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hey everyone! So i purchased a 2008 kfx450r, the guy i bought it from only had it for a month and got sick engine was rebuilt by a shop may 2019 and i called the shop to confirm the rebuild , the day i bought it i changed the oil and it had glitter metal in the oil. should i be concerned or is it not seated yet?
Welcome to the Forum...The fine metal in your oil is probably from the cryo clutch plates...That's normal clutch wear...

Depending on your oil brand & weight you'll see less or more with oil changes...

The cryo plates are either aluminum or steel depending on the manufacture...!
 
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