Motorcycle Chain Lube Matters

To Your Time and Wallet

motorcycle chain lube

O-Ring Chain Cross Section

motorcycle chain lube

Do Nothing

Adjust chain every 1,000 miles (15 minutes)

Manual Lube

Apply motorcycle chain lube and clean chain every 500 miles (30 minutes)

Adjust chain every 1,500 miles (15 minutes)

Automatic Motorcycle Chain Lube

Installation (60 minutes)

Clean chain every 1,000 miles (15 minutes)

Adjust chain/ replace applicator pad every 5,000 miles (30 minutes)

Properly Lubricated Roller Chains Can Reach An Efficiency Of 98% Or Greater

 However, Poorly Lubricated Chains Significantly Increase Chain And Sprocket Wear

motorcycle chain lube

30,000 Mile Cost 

motorcycle chain lube

Do Nothing

O-ring chain replaced every 10,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

Manual Lube

O-ring chain replaced every 15,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

1 ounce spray lube every 500 miles ($1.00 per session)

Automatic Motorcycle Chain Lube

O-ring chain replaced every 30,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

Refill with 25ml of motorcycle chain lube per 1,000 miles ($0.25/ refill)

Motobriiz Chain Oiler Kit ($92)

5 replacement applicator pads ($20)



Properly lubricated roller chains can reach an efficiency of 98% or greater

 However, poorly lubricated chains significantly increase chain and sprocket wear





motorcycle chain lube

30,000 Mile Time

motorcycle chain lube

Do Nothing

Adjust chain every 1,000 miles (15 minutes)

Manual Lube

Apply motorcycle chain lube and clean chain every 500 miles (30 minutes)

Adjust chain every 1,500 miles (15 minutes)

Automatic Motorcycle Chain Lube

Installation (60 minutes)

Clean chain every 1,000 miles (15 minutes)

Adjust chain/ replace applicator pad every 5,000 miles (30 minutes)

Do Nothing

O-ring chain replaced every 10,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

Manual Lube

O-ring chain replaced every 15,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

1 ounce spray motorcycle chain lube every 500 miles ($1.00 per session)

Automatic Motorcycle Chain Lube

O-ring chain replaced every 30,000 miles ($225 Parts and Labor/ replace)

Refill with 25ml of Gear Oil per 1,000 miles ($0.25/ refill)

Motobriiz Chain Oiler Kit ($92)

5 replacement applicator pads ($20)


Our chain oilers save you time and reduce the total cost of your chain and sprocket maintenance!