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post #2 of (permalink) Old 11-23-2010, 01:17 AM
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Soup Can Repair

Originally Posted by therabbithole View Post
And I'm choosing to ignore this for the time being:
If you had a hole in your crankcase, wouldn't you bolt a soup can lid over it with some gasket maker and hope for the best? I have no clue what this is. Just inboard of the left footpeg...

Good news. That's not the crankcase, it's the outer primary. A relatively simple job to remove and inspect. Replacements come up fairly regularly on eBay, or you may know a good welder who can do a proper repair.

Good luck with your project.
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