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JON, Small Engine Technician
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Have a lawn mower with &S 550 E (140cc) engine. has suddenly

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Have a lawn mower with B&S 550 E (140cc) engine. has suddenly started leaking oil from joint between engine and deck. Pleeas advise. thx
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 11 months ago.

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Expert:  JON replied 11 months ago.

This is going to be the crankcase gasket. You are going to need to separate engine and replace the gasket to stop the leak. How old is machine as this could be a warranty issue if it is newer engine.