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Old 01-28-2013, 08:04 AM   #80
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Originally Posted by rectangular View Post
Ahhh... crap.

Is this something I can defer to after my 20-minute break in? I'll be checking the oil screen at that point too.

(I think I already know the answer to this...)

I wouldn't risk it, if the top end was starved of oil, so was the pump. The bottom is splash lubed, the pump is a metal on metal type of pump, it has to have oil to lube itself. It's one wasted gasket, take it apart and check it.
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