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Author Topic: Anyone seen an oil leak like this...  (Read 588 times)

Offline bwana6

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Re: Anyone seen an oil leak like this...
« Reply #15 on: December 06, 2017, 12:33:27 PM »
Wonder if there is mild pressure behind that stator wire plug ? Or oil simply sloshing against the plug inside and a combo of a loose plug?

So is that plug all fused together with wires inside ( epoxy'd up ) so that replacement means a stator replacement?


Offline TOMCENTRAL

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Re: Anyone seen an oil leak like this...
« Reply #16 on: December 07, 2017, 09:35:26 PM »
The "O" ring is leaking thus it pushes the stator plug out due to oil coming out around the seal("O" ring).


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