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Water in gearbox

Can water get down clutch cable into transmission

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Hi Anonymous, no that's not really possible, unless your missing the o-ring at the end of the cable where it goes into the transmission cover, which would be obvious by the oil leak at said junction. No the only plausable senario is your vent fitting on the left hand side of the transmission top cover is missing it's hose that should be attached and routed down towards the ground. If wash your bike alot with a water hose or pressure washer or ride in the rain alot, well you get the picture. Also if you are missing or have a broken top cover bolt water can easily find its way to the bottom of your tranny. Good luck

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