Oil leak somewhere behind the front sprocket

3 replies to this topic
  • ktownyz

Posted May 18, 2013 - 08:59 PM


I was out for a nice warm up ride when i noticed a nice slick on my swing arm, i stopped checked my level, it was low and limped back &%$#@!

  • sherco67

Posted May 19, 2013 - 03:53 AM


Pressure washers are notorious for blowing out sprocket seals, buy the kit for about 20 bucks, search e-bay here is one that will ship to you, 150955984886

Edited by sherco67, May 19, 2013 - 03:53 AM.

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  • grayracer513

Posted May 19, 2013 - 06:38 AM


The output shaft seal is covered by a mud shield, besides being tucked behind the sprocket. It's impossible to spray it directly with a pressure washer, so it would be notoriety that is undeserved, You don't need a kit from someplace, only the seal, possibly the collar under the seal, and the O-ring under the collar.


Posted May 19, 2013 - 04:22 PM


Probably running your chain too tight.

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