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Re: Lin, Oil Separator? (archive)

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Posted by David F on April 03, 2001 at 08:07:27:

In Reply to: Lin, Oil Separator? posted by Andrew on April 03, 2001 at 02:40:01:

The oil seperator must be the baffles in the valve cover that seperate the oil from being carried out with the crankcase vapors. If the baffles become clogged with baked on oil/sludge/whatever, then the crankcase cannot ventilate (vacuum) properly.


Been looking through th ETK, and could not find any reference to an oil separator. Can you give a location?


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