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Old 11-04-2012, 07:24 AM   #12
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I don't ride much.
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Location: LA - Lower Alabama
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A couple hundred miles today, mostly twisties. Just a short stretch of high speed gravel as well, which made me very happy.

This describes the leak, so I put a new seal on, but it didn't fix my weep.

Tried to seal as best I could, we'll see how that goes.

USPS delivered a new oil pan gasket, oil filters and crush washers, so I was off to tackle the low hanging drain plug.

She came off and cleaned up easily:



Cleaned up and flushed the plug/crush washer surface with some bastard files. Getting the pan back on was somehow difficult for me... but I eventually got it with just a few cuss words. The end result is much better, and whilst the drain plug still hangs down a little, I think a skid plate will take care of the rest. I guess that makes it next on the list.

And Rick Clemson snapped one of me on Palomar... Thanks Rick.

Also forgot to mention, got a record setting MPG hit on this ride, north of 40! I don't usually ride too slow though...

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