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Old 01-28-2013, 08:43 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by Beater View Post
Tell me how you put these gaskets on. I have replaced many in my short carrier, and every frickin' one of them leaks.
Are you asking about the oil pan, oil filter cover, or both?
1. Oil filter cover. , and .

measure this:

and this:

It is the white o-ring that seals and prevents leaks. I have no leaks on my bike. I do not use a gasket on the cover, some do, and this is addressed in Anton's article:

cover on, new white o-ring, correct thickness of o-ring and metal "shim" for the depth of oil filter canister equals no leaks:

2. Oil pan. Here is a fairly straight forward oil pan and gasket installation -
ABC #12947
'75 R90S

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