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Offline Panzer Jr.

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oil leak
« on: June 29, 2019, 08:24:34 AM »
Has anyone use Barr's Leak to fix an oil leak? Bad for the engine???

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Re: oil leak
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2019, 10:03:36 AM »
I didn't know Barr's had a oil compound.  :nix:
Oil leak additives from my understanding swell the gaskets to stop oil leaks.
If that's good or bad, I can't say, never used it.
Might want to e-mail Barr's for their opinion and tell them what it will be used in.

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Re: oil leak
« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2019, 11:06:01 AM »
I'd never use any kind of "stop leak" product.
Weep between cylinders on a VRod? Dig a little deeper, and you will prolly find it's a crankcase breather tube sealing issue, easily fixable.