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Transmission Oil reservoir

2004 Fatboy, 32,000 miles.
Is the primary and transmission sharing the same oil ??
Or is it separate. I just drained and chnged the Transmission oil, and this morning my primary is leaking a little....is that because I over filled the Transmission oil. It says it takes 1 qt. and that's what I put in.....my primary hadn't been leaking previously.
I figure to split the primary, clean it up and replace the gasket.....should I now drain the the Transmission oil again to do this ?

Denis

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  • Anonymous Jul 17, 2008

    I have a 2003 Deuce with a similar problem. While changing the oil, I found that the primary case had accumulated and excessive amount of oil. Can oil serviced to the transimisson bleed into the primary case???

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    i added oil to my gear box and adjusted my clutch adjusting screw a 1/4 turn it was fine for about a 1/4 mile then i hear a whining then a little grinding sound

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The trans. and primary are seperate.

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