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Fixing my oil leaks
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imperial21



Joined: 19 Feb 2016
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PostPosted: Thu May 19, 2016 8:45 pm    Post subject: Fixing my oil leaks Reply with quote

Hi
Has anyone any tips on changing the tappet cover & timing cover on my super minx ? In particular undong and removing the cranshaft bolt and pulley ?
Thanks
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peter scott



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PostPosted: Fri May 20, 2016 3:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Wind plumber's sealing tape around the pulley spiral so that the casing is centralised befored you tighten it up. Then remove the pulley and replace it less the tape.

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