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Re: Oil leak around filler cap
- From: Bob Hadden <kbhadden@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2007 15:14:19 -0400
- Subject: Re: Oil leak around filler cap
Greg, Simply remove the filler. Then remove the plastic piece that
stays in the valve cover. Clean all parts and remove the two 0-rings
for cleaning also. Assemble all clean and you should be leak free.
If not, new 0-rings could be in order, but I think most people who
replace these o-rings really didn't need to. I went 40k miles with
no leak, and the other guys I saw with leaks were easily fixed with a
On Oct 16, 2007, at 12:26 PM, Gregory Appling wrote:
So in my standard hamfisted approach to working on my bike, while
doing an oil change I poped out the oil filler cap and the piece
that it goes into. I poped it back in but now I've got a leak going.
Is there a way to fix this or do I need to purchase a part to
make the oil leak go away.
And more importantly can I justify buying a new tool to fix this
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