Small hole leaking oil


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Bzrut
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Small hole leaking oil

Post by Bzrut » Tue Sep 03, 2019 4:23 pm



Hi, Can anyone please tell me what this little hole at the front of the motor for it's been leaking oil not sure if it an early indicator for failure. please see pictures thanks.
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Aussie81Interstate
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Re: Small hole leaking oil

Post by Aussie81Interstate » Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:52 pm

Oil weep hole behind the water pump. The seal is degrading. Replace the pump and or seal...

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Re: Small hole leaking oil

Post by Bzrut » Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:33 pm

Thank you very much Aussie!

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Re: Small hole leaking oil

Post by WingAdmin » Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:42 pm

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