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My lawnmower is only 10 months old and has developed a bad oil leak from the engine main shaft oil seal, they say that oil seals are only guaranteed for 90 days, I said that the mower has not been used for a total of 90 days. I thought the seal should last longer don't you ?

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Could you have hit something very hard with the blade while cutting? This could cause the shaft to bend and damage the seal. I have never heard of a 90 day guarantee, seals normally last for years.

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