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    97 gsx 800 need help!!!!!

    I have a 97 gsx 800, I need to replace the crank seals. not sure if I should rebuild the motor of part it out, or try to find one @ a good price.
    if anyone has any info that would help it would be appreciated

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    wkuadam07's Avatar
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    Bowling Green, KY
    What makes you think you need to replace the crank seals?

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    how else would oil get into the crankcase?? I understand the crank seals are common with these...

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    flyin' the friendly skies airbornexp's Avatar
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    Mahomet, Il. USA
    If your pouring white smoke, then yes, it's time. Best bet is to just get a new crank. If you truly want to replace just the seals you have to take it to a shop and have them do it. By the time you have done that, it would have been the same price to buy a new crank....almost.

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