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RyJames

Petcock Leaking After Re & Re

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Just reinstalled my petcock tonight after doing a pre-season tank flush along with an oil change and carb cleanup. I've never had any problems with the petccock until I reinstalled it and added a little fresh fuel to check for leaks. It's dripping out pretty good. I was wondering if anyone uses RTV or anything like that as backup when installing their petcock. Thanks.

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Got the new gasket at the local bike shop. Luckily he just happened to have a couple laying around. I paid over $4 for this little gasket... But it fixed my problem!

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Luckily he just happened to have a couple laying around.
He had it because it fits every YZ and WR made for the last 12 years except the EFI bikes.

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He had it because it fits every YZ and WR made for the last 12 years except the EFI bikes.

Yea, well he's not a Yamaha dealer or anything. Just a good independant shop that services all makes and models. I think he might've said this gasket also fits some Kawi models.

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