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I have a JD 3300 psi 1150 Briggs n Stratton pw. It is leaking from the oil cap/ dipstick seemingly from high pressure. The cap dipstick is about 10 inches long, so this is a real squirt goin on. There is no rubber oring or gasket in the cap. I bought it from a pawn shop new, or at least seemed new as the hose and tips were still factory wrapped. Any ideas?

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Either there is compression from cylinder getting into crankcase pushing the oil out or the oil level is too high.

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