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General => Douglas Motorcycles - General Discussion => Topic started by: Petethesign on 21 Apr 2015 at 10:20

Title: OIL PUMP
Post by: Petethesign on 21 Apr 2015 at 10:20
Hi Everyone
Can anyone tell me if its OK to run my EW350 on the oil plunger only as the oil pump has the drive missing.
Cheers
Pete
Title: Re: OIL PUMP
Post by: shuswapkev on 21 Apr 2015 at 11:23
 pete

  does the oil drip get into the crankshaft??   without the pump operating??
Title: Re: OIL PUMP
Post by: Petethesign on 21 Apr 2015 at 18:28
Hi
Not sure as the engine is not quite ready to start, the one way valve is OK so I would assume the oil will be drawn in.
Pete