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post #1 of 9 Old 01-06-2020, 01:27 AM Thread Starter
 
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Rebel leaking oil by left peg

There’s oil leaking by where I make the gears switch. Idk what it is tho tbh. It seems like it was coming from a tube but I doubt it’s that. The more I drive the more oil comes out. It stops leaking when it’s stopped not sure what it is please lmk what it is I’ll provide pics
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Here’s the second pic
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It’s only on the left side of the motorcycle too no oil gets on the right side.
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There’s oil leaking by where I make the gears switch. Idk what it is tho tbh. It seems like it was coming from a tube but I doubt it’s that. The more I drive the more oil comes out. It stops leaking when it’s stopped not sure what it is please lmk what it is I’ll provide pics
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Sounds like the left side oil seal is leaking. Replacing it isn't too difficult for most shade tree mechanics. You can get a replacement just by taking the old seal to an auto or seal parts store. Just as good as one from Honda, and much cheaper.

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Any how to videos you can link?
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Sounds like the left side oil seal is leaking. Replacing it isn't too difficult for most shade tree mechanics. You can get a replacement just by taking the old seal to an auto or seal parts store. Just as good as one from Honda, and much cheaper.
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Don't know of a video, but this diagram shows where it goes on the gear shift spindle.

https://www.cheapcycleparts.com/oemp...gearshift-drum

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What do I need to take off first though? I’m not familiar with taking apart what’s needed. Any other link you can provide? Thank you for the reply too!
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Don't know of a video, but this diagram shows where it goes on the gear shift spindle.

https://www.cheapcycleparts.com/oemp...gearshift-drum
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A service manual will have step by step instructions, with pictures, on how to do it. I recommend the Honda or Haynes manual, not the Clymer.

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post #9 of 9 Old 01-08-2020, 05:34 PM Thread Starter
 
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Nvm I got it. Thanks man I really appreciate it
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A service manual will have step by step instructions, with pictures, on how to do it. I recommend the Honda or Haynes manual, not the Clymer.
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