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Excessive smoke It actually a 1981 H-D Wideglide which I couldn't find in the list. -- I replaced all the gaskets except the bottom end, and rebuilt the oil pump. now it smokes from both cylinders and when i pulled out of the drive, it left a stream of oil on the pavement, i believe the oil came out of the breather tube.Can the oil be backing up in the engine ? i have 25 lbs of pressure and the oil is flowing back into the tank, but is it flowing fast enough ?

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After winter the oil comming out of the breather tube is normal as the bike has been sitting for a while (I own a 1980 since 87) i also had evolution valve stem seals put in the valve guides, as it is normal for a shovel to burn a liter of oil per 1000km, but with the newer valve stem seals, hardly any oil burns

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