The DME Racing Oil Cooler Bypass adaptor for the BMW S1000RR is designed to block off the oil cooler lines from the engine case and oil pan to the oil cooler. It is also available as a complete kit for quick installation.
- BMW S 1000 RR / 2009-2019
- BMW S 1000 RR / 2020+
- Made of 6061-T6 Billet Aluminum
- Sold in pairs or as a Kit
- Made in the USA
- DME Racing Oil Cooler Bypass Adaptors / Qty – 2
- -4AN x 1/4″ MPT (Male Pipe Thread) 90-degree adapter in Black / Qty – 2
- 7″ long #4 EXT (Extreme Black Covering) Hose Assembly – Straight with 90-degree black ends / Qty – 1
What does an Oil Cooler Bypass adaptor do for a BMW S1000RR?
The Oil Cooler Bypass Adapter for a BMW S 1000 RR motorcycle serves as an aftermarket modification that alters the oil flow within the engine. It’s designed to improve engine performance by allowing the engine to reach its optimal operating temperature more quickly and efficiently.
This adapter essentially reroutes the oil flow, bypassing the oil cooler in certain conditions, particularly during warm-up or when the engine doesn’t require additional cooling. By doing so, it helps the engine reach its ideal temperature more rapidly, promoting better combustion efficiency and overall engine performance.
During colder weather or when the engine is not under significant stress, the oil cooler might not be necessary for maintaining the engine at the right temperature. By bypassing it, the oil circulates more directly through the engine, aiding in faster warm-up times and potentially reducing wear that can occur during cold starts.
However, it’s crucial to note that modifications like an Oil Cooler Bypass Adapter should be done carefully and ideally with expertise or guidance. While they might offer performance benefits under specific conditions, improper installation or usage could potentially lead to overheating issues or inadequate cooling, which could harm the engine in the long run.
Always consult with experts or mechanics familiar with your specific motorcycle model before making any modifications to your motorcycle to ensure it aligns with your riding needs and doesn’t compromise the engine’s safety or longevity.