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05-08-2007, 08:46 PM
i have a redmax hedge trimmer, that is leaking something that looks like oil type sludge (black) all over everything. is this a o ring problem?

05-08-2007, 11:21 PM
Where is it leaking? Engine area, or trimmer gearbox area?

05-09-2007, 09:42 PM
somewhere underneath, looks like the engine

05-09-2007, 10:50 PM
Might be the cyclinder gasket....clean it up and start the unit and spray carb cleaner on the gasket area while the unit is running to confirm gasket. On Echo you can remove the cyclinder with four screws.