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Old 04-03-2013, 10:45 AM
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Originally Posted by piston slapper View Post
Need model and spec #...
It may have been assembled with the old style head gaskets that were notorious for leaking between the oil drainback hole in the gasket and the cylinder..
Possibly a broken reed valve...but it would be using a lot of oil..


This is my exact thoughts as well the head gaskets. My 25hp did the same exact thing. I replaced them with the new style head gasket and no problem since.


Here you can see where mine was leaking






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