Water in oil

3 replies to this topic
  • Gavindobson1

Posted February 08, 2010 - 12:05 PM


Please bear with me I'm still a newbie at this.

After washing down the bike and checking it out i noticed milky white oil on the rotor nut plug. I suppose water can enter as its only a plastic screw but not sure how oil got there as i was under the impression it was sealed off from the engine oil. please tell me if I'm wrong. No white oil on dipstick, i even drained a bit of oil off and it was clean.

Any help would be appreciated


  • Ebola

Posted February 08, 2010 - 02:05 PM


The flywheel area is wet, as in it shares oil with the rest of the motor.

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  • Butta

Posted February 08, 2010 - 07:07 PM


Check your coolant level, drain and refill (or flush as necessary) the oil and keep a close eye on it to see if you see the water getting back into the oil over use.....

  • ch_250

Posted February 16, 2010 - 03:16 PM


It could also be your impeller shaft seals


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