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Lower motor oil leak

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Redman2932, Apr 28, 2018.

  1. Redman2932

    Redman2932 ‘83 Bobber

    1277E493-9E96-4D5B-85DC-85A0F7061805.jpeg Fellas, looking see how much of pain in the ass this going to be to fix.... I’ve looked in the manual and can’t find any specs for tourqe. Maybe as simple as replacing the copper sealing washers?
  2. If those nuts have been taken off at some time you may need to replace the coppers or anneal them.
    As far as torque, if you see no specs I'd be inclined to torque them as to what other bolts/nuts of the same diameter call for......or just snug them down, run and revisit.
  3. Redman2932

    Redman2932 ‘83 Bobber

    I have not removed them. I tore the top end apart but not the bottom. Thanks for the reply. I will tourqe to what others of the same size are. Just wondering where they lead too as well. Guess if I remove to replace the washers I my oil is going to come out.

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