I am worried that I screwed up my bike

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  • kawirider

Posted January 17, 2006 - 05:13 PM


I was riding some trails yesterday, and there was this part that went through a creek. I knew about the whole breather tube thing, so I kept it revved as I was going through, but even then, the water was still very high. I didnt get any in the airbox and it ran fine with no loss of power for another 15 miles before I packed up and went home. The only thing I am worried about is that there is a little spot of oil at the small opening on the RIGHT side of the cylinder. You know, the tiny little hole that is about 3 inches from the top of the motor. It is just a spot and nothing more, but I have never seen oil there before and so I am worried. Should I be?

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  • yamadoggy

Posted January 17, 2006 - 06:55 PM


Are you talking about the spark plug drain hole? I always seem to get a little in there when cheking the valves. If you got water in the top side, that oil could ooze out after the water was gone...

  • kawirider

Posted January 18, 2006 - 05:36 AM


Yeah thats it, the spark plug drain hole.

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