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Jeff Policky, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Is having water inside the crankcase a common situation on a

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is having water inside the crankcase a common situation on a vulcan 500, how can i fix this, thank you, ***** ***** is ky
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: when i loosen the timimng bolt cover on the crankcase cover, i notice water pouring out, is this common or there is aleak
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

Hi KY, my name is ***** ***** I get your current mileage and also if you have the 17 digit VIN number so I can pull up the exact mileage and the proper documentation


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the mileage is 13500, the VIN number is ***** I've also noticed some fuel being mixed with the water pouring out.
Expert:  Kenny O. replied 1 year ago.

OK thanks, ***** ***** your best guess, how much water, and are you noticing the coolant level dropping ? you says water pouring out, sure sounds like a lot ?

Has this bike been sitting ? if so how long ?