How much oil does a Rotax 912 hold?

about 3.0 liters
The (‘large’, 327 mm high) oil tank holds about 3.0 liters at the overflow tube. Smaller (older version, 305 mm high) tank holds about 2.5 liters.

What oil does a Rotax 912 take?

AeroShell Oil Sport Plus 4
The first oil specifically developed for light sport aviation piston engines, AeroShell Oil Sport Plus 4 offers full performance with different fuel types and in all climates. AeroShell Oil Sport Plus 4 was created in partnership with Rotax and works with such engines as the Rotax® 912, 914 and 915 series.

How many hours does a Rotax 912 last?

Finally, in 2009, Rotax upped the TBO of the 912 series to 2,000 hours, and the following year did the same for the turbocharged 914.

What oil goes in a Rotax engine?

In all cases, and in all conditions we recommend that you stick with a motorcycle oil. Motorcycle oils are formulated for use in engines that have an integral gearbox and wet clutch – and that’s exactly what you’ve got in your Rotax. The only exception to that is AeroShell Sport Plus 4.

How many horsepower is a 503 Rotax?

50 hp
The Rotax 503 is a 37 kW (50 hp), inline 2-cylinder, two-stroke aircraft engine, built by BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co.

What fuel does a Rotax use?

In addition to AVGAS and unleaded automotive fuel (Mogas) the ROTAX® 912/914 Series of engines are now approved for use with E10. Fuels that contain more than 10% ethanol blend have not been tested by BRP-Powertrain and are not permitted for use.

Is the Rotax 912 reliable?

Re: Rotax 912 Reliability 912 engines are reliable in the extreme. I trust mine with my and my famly’s life. Like any mechanical item there are always things to maintain or repair, but overall they are as good if not better than “certified” aircraft engines.

What fuel does Rotax 915is use?

91 Octane
– 91 Octane with no ethanol.

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