Oil in generator

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Oil in generator


Post by Monty » Mon May 05, 2003 8:46 pm

Hi All,
I have a 58 Pan and I am getting mucho oil into the generator.
I removed the generator and reved the engine to see a large spray of oil coming from the gear housing. Any advice!!

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Re: Oil in generator


Post by Cotten » Tue May 06, 2003 2:14 am

Well, yeah, you would hope for a bunch of oil if the generator was removed.

That is supposed to be there, and it also oils the outboard generator bearing.

But on the inboard generator-side of that bearing, there is a seal. Yours must be faulty. Just clean everything and replace it.

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