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If the oil in my motor cycle is 2 years old and I and has

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If the oil in my motor cycle is 2 years old and I and has not been ridden for 2 years can I ride it 15 kms to a mechanic for service.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Will I damage the engine of my motor cycle if ride it 15 kilometres. The engine oil has not been changed for 2 years nor has the motor cycle been used for that time.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

was the old oil dirty or new when it was last run 2 years ago ? or was it due for a change when it was last run 2 years ago ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The oil was new when the motor cycle was run 2 years ago.
Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

the oil should be find as long as you shake the bike side to side to get the oil sloshed around and start it up and drive it to the mechanic

my concern is the old fuel in the engine and fuel tank

has the fuel been drained or changed ?