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What is the most likely cause of oil leaking down the shaft

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What is the most likely cause of oil leaking down the shaft from the motor to the blade?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: About a week.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Nothing I can think of.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 2 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** me review the issue, and I will be more than happy to help resolve it as quickly as possible. I will return in under 5 minutes

Expert:  JON replied 2 months ago.

sounds like you have a bad bottom oil seal on the engine. easy repair. part is usually under $10

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