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Oil leak out of front cylinder between cyl.head and top

How to take top of cylinder head off

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  • georgethebos May 15, 2009

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Sounds like a blown rocker cover gasket,its quite common,although you may have a warped rocker cover thats quite common on Harleys as well,order a new gasket,which you'll need anyway,while you've got the rocker cover off check for warp with a straight edge.if the cover is warped order a new one, Harley were recalling a few bikes not long ago to replace the same thing,but l think they were around 04-05 sporties cant be sure.

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