Wr 426 breather hose

Hey guys sorry to flog a dead horse. I know its normal for my 426 to leak a bit of oil out of the breather hose, but how much is normal? After every ride, oil is scattered all around the back rim. Seems like im going through a bit of oil, not to mention the fact that it looks bad and Im tired of wiping it up every time I take it for a spin.

Anyway let me know what u guys think.

Cheers

a breather that is excessive is usually a early waring of a worn piston/rings...its increased blowby into the case. Check to see if you get oil smoke at wot.

My 02 leaks just enough to make the skid plate wet and attract dirt :excuseme: but not enough to cause me to add oil between changes. You can route it to the air box or up in front of the gas tank with a waterproof filter on it. I've even read where some have extended it back so the drips oil the chain.

sorry mate what does wot mean? Yeah im thinking it might be time for a rebuild soon so maybe that's got something to do with it

WOT-wide open throttle. Too much oil, even a little bit too much, in the crankcase will cause a lot of breather splooge.

WOT-wide open throttle. Too much oil, even a little bit too much, in the crankcase will cause a lot of breather splooge.

My thoughts also. I put a barbed end, PVC 90 deg fitting on mine and it forces the oil straight down. It rests against the edge of the skid plate and it stays in place.

cheers thanks for your help guys ill get onto it

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