Oil from hole on jug, kick ARM side.


3 replies to this topic
  • ttreewalkerr

Posted May 08, 2014 - 04:52 PM

#1

2002 wr426. I noticed oil stain on the side of jug, doesn't gather. What is this hole for?

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  • flyandride

Posted May 08, 2014 - 07:18 PM

#2

That's the spark plug weep hole.  If oil is coming out of it, the oil would have to be leaking into the spark plug recess first.  Like from a valve cover gasket.  



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  • Krannie McKranface

Posted May 08, 2014 - 08:12 PM

#3

It is normal for fluid to exit that hole....from riding or washing.



  • ttreewalkerr

Posted May 09, 2014 - 02:51 AM

#4

Makes sense, I lost compression from bike sitting,, poured cap of oil down plug, got compression back,,,, oil was probly sitting in that plug pocket.




 
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