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I have oil blowing out of the dip stick on a JD lx188 lawn mower with a 17 hp v-twin Kawasaki engine. Is crank case pressure normal on one of these engines? do I just need a gasket on the dip stick cover or do I have more serious problems.

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Nothing serious. A new o-ring for the cover. No more problem.

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