Date: Wed, 05 Feb 2003 21:12:51 -0500 From: Bill Bradley <senatornopsamAMsgi.net> Subject: Re: Classic 900T oil leak from distributor?
charles stoyer wrote: > Anyone else had this happen? > > My wife's 1985 900 T 16-valve has some burnt oil on the heatshield, but no > fresh oil. Her distributor was replaced with a used unit about a year or so > ago to cure a problem which turned out to be deteriorated wires. > > Thanks for any help, > > Charles. It might also be the valve cover gasket. I thought the same seal was leaking on my '91, but after replacing the dizzy it still leaks. Haven't had a chance to put the new valve cover gasket on yet, but I've been told it's not an uncommon leak. Bill