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Offline Drew Back

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Excess oil in timming cover
« on: 02.11. 2014 22:30 »
This might be a silly question but should you have any oil in the timming cover around oil pump?? oil definately is returning back to tank and I do have good oil flow every place else and I dont here any out of place noises..This is a 1955 Plunger A10

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Re: Excess oil in timming cover
« Reply #1 on: 03.11. 2014 07:13 »
G'day Drew.
Yes mate, you'll catch about 1/3 cup when the cover is removed.
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Re: Excess oil in timming cover
« Reply #2 on: 28.11. 2014 05:07 »
When the oil reaches the predetermined level the excess returns to the sump through a hole in the case.

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