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older engines without greasecups

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Old 11-15-2005, 09:59:50 PM
Jim Scott
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Question older engines without greasecups

do these engines just get oil in the cup built into the main cap? i am working on a sattley. thanks HARRY!!
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Old 11-15-2005, 10:15:55 PM
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Default Re: older engines without greasecups

if their is no threads for grease cups then it takes oil, i use 75/90 gear lube on mine, when it likes to run . have fun
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Old 11-15-2005, 10:27:07 PM
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Default Re: older engines without greasecups

Most of the engines I have with only oil cups instead of grease cups use a felt in the oil cup. I saturate it occasionally when running and they work good. I think the felts are original equipment. Dan
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