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Old 02-07-2009, 02:24 PM
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Default Re: Gas spills...leaky cap

Originally Posted by MotorGator View Post
Hi RedB.....

Something discovered on the St. Pete ride from the guy who was having clutch shaft problems (Jim's buddy). He figured out that an oil fill cap that fits the Chevy engine was a perfect match and that he did a double rubber gasket number on. No more leaks. He said it was an easy find at the local auto parts store. Inexpensive too.
It will also work with a ford one...I think the old ford/chevy metal ones would be better.

I did a butcher job but I wanted to see if it would work. It seals just fine and with a hose for the breather I do not see why it would not work.

First pic is before, second is after the mod
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Last edited by Dave31; 02-07-2009 at 02:26 PM.
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