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techtalk:ih:oil03g [2019/12/21 04:28]
hippysmack [Check Ball Seat Repair]
techtalk:ih:oil03g [2021/02/23 04:54] (current)
hippysmack [Leaking Around Oil Pressure Switch Connection]
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   * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Ry1ZsiVfPJI|Youtube video on an oil feed seal]]. Far easier and non destructive. ((video by bustert of the XLFORUM)) ​   * [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=Ry1ZsiVfPJI|Youtube video on an oil feed seal]]. Far easier and non destructive. ((video by bustert of the XLFORUM)) ​
  
 +====== Leaking Around Oil Pressure Switch Connection======
  
 +If you have a leak from the oil pressure switch nipple area, 99% of the time it is a cracked body. ((Dr Dick of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1878331&​page=2)) \\
 +Pull the 1" hex nut and look for a crack on the flat face of the body at 6:00. \\
 +The crack will pass from the center hole, thru the small hole to outside of the body. \\
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 +{{:​techtalk:​ih:​oil:​1966_oil_pump_leak_by_ediv.jpg?​direct&​300|}} ((photo by ediv of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1878331)) {{:​techtalk:​ih:​oil:​77-85_sportster_oil_pump_cracked_by_canadiantux.jpg?​direct&​300|}} ((photo by CanadianTux of the XLFORUM)) \\
 ====== Fixing Leaky Pump from Sit Sumping ====== ====== Fixing Leaky Pump from Sit Sumping ======
 Oil getting into the crankcase from the act of the bike just sitting still is a common occurrence. ((Dr Dick of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1813185&​page=2 of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1813185&​page=2)) \\ Oil getting into the crankcase from the act of the bike just sitting still is a common occurrence. ((Dr Dick of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1813185&​page=2 of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​t=1813185&​page=2)) \\