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Old 24 November 2007, 07:00   #11
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Originally Posted by ian parkes View Post
Time to track back then and go through what you could have done ,
when you serviced it what did the plugs look like ,
was there any soot or oil in the the exhaust
What did you service /remove refit etc .
Is it the right oil filter
Is the new filter leaking , did the old o ring come off on the old filter
Is the drain plug leaking into the water when its hot .

Hopefully you have made a small mistake somewhere and not been sold a nail
hi mate, have checked filter, drain plug, and spark plugs are fine, nice buiscut colour. there is a bit of soot on prop nut and looks like a bit of oil round the exaust. any idea's?

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Old 25 November 2007, 04:04   #12
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