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Ihave an oil leak from my mountfield 1540 rideon, should

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ihave an oil leak from my mountfield 1540 rideon, should there be oil in the well that sits next to the air filer
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

It can get small amount of oil , as this is where the crankcase vent pipe discharges the vapors from the crankcase. Have you checked to oil to be sure it is not over full or thinned from having gas leak into the oil?

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