Is oil screen cleaning required for first oil change

I am about to do my first oil change on a DRZ 400 sm. Is cleaning of the oil screen needed? The motor will have around 100 miles on it.

Thanks

I used to clean my screen every time I changed the oil, just to be safe.  It only takes a few extra minutes to take it out and it gives you peace of mind.

I am about to do my first oil change on a DRZ 400 sm. Is cleaning of the oil screen needed? The motor will have around 100 miles on it.

Thanks

It wouldn't hurt but don't bother, do it annually.

I only check mine once a year

I need to clean mine

If I check the screen so I need new crush washers when reinstalling?

After the first or second oil change to remove accumulated engine assembly garbage. In the future it will need to be done if major work is performed to the engine.

They are copper washers, re-anneal them and reuse or replace if it makes you more comfortable.

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