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I 'stumbled' onto this tool, bought it, and thought I'd share. I've had to make my own version of this oil drain tool because my motorcycle jack sometimes interferes with the oil flow, down to the oil pan. This will solve that problem, and it is moldable and reusable and perfect for the job!

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If you click on the link there is a video showing how it works:

 

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Something like this, but better than this.


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When I changed oil on the '97 Buell, I used to curse the filter location.
 

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Been using them for years now HOP, they're a great tool. I have them in two sizes and they're worth the money. Good tip!

Oh, and another good "tool" is a disposable diaper for those times when even the Gorilla funnel won't catch all of it. They're very absorbent and can be wrung out and then disposed of easily.
 

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Best thing is you can store it at the bottom of your saddlebag.
 
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That's a very good idea. Perhaps I could make something like that from PVC pipe. I need to change the oil in my compressor and there is no way to get a drip pan under the drain plug.
 

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That's a very good idea. Perhaps I could make something like that from PVC pipe. I need to change the oil in my compressor and there is no way to get a drip pan under the drain plug.
You can actually get extensions for that. The other option is Teflon tube and brass tubing fittings with a valve on the end. Takes the mess out of it. Had the same issue with my snowblower.

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What I want to know is how the heck do you fold that thing so the oil just disappears? I would buy 10 if it really works that way.
 
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You can actually get extensions for that. The other option is Teflon tube and brass tubing fittings with a valve on the end. Takes the mess out of it. Had the same issue with my snowblower.

An example;
Yes, I plan on using an extension, but draining it as it is without the extension will make a mess. Also my zero turn mower needs something under the oil filter, otherwize I have to sop up the oil with a rag.
 

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My neighbor services his sailboat inboard auxiliary engine with a oil extractor.

Impossible to do it otherwise.
 

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A piece of paper rolls up into a funnel and I don't have to clean it when I'm done. Throw it away or use it to light my fire pit! Lol
 
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