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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Small oil drip in front dropping onto muffler starting to

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small oil drip in front dropping onto muffler starting to get worse. could it be a gasket?
JA: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?
Customer: yes but not working on tractor at this time. will do it in am.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: was hoping to.retired welder with backyard mech skills. not brilliant but not stupid either. wish I could type faster
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: could there be a gasket leak in front part of engine?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Engine make and model? Briggs single cylinder? Is oil leaking on to the muffler or is leak from oil inside the muffler dripping out?