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  1. Aftermarket clutch case cover

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello people I appreciate there are hundreds of posts on here about the leaky clutch cover so I apologise for adding to the list but I haven't trawled through them all to find an answer. Sorry! So, I'm going to replace (hopefully) the naff plastic engine clutch cover that is always leaking...
  2. Coolant System Rupture!

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    I have a tl1000s year 2001. I was riding it today and after about 15 minutes for freeway riding I came to my destination and parked. When I did I always have a habit of looking at the ground and my bike to see if there is anything out of the ordinary. Today there was, coolant was leaking down...
  3. Fuel Tank

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    My fuel tank has started leaking around the seam. There looks to have been an external repair job done with some putty by a previous owner and thats now gone porous and fuel slowly seeps through leaving a horrible orange/brown staining on the white paintwork of the tank. Anyway of doing a more...
  4. Leaking gas tank Question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Heys guys, Im in the process of putting a new gasket on my fuel tank/fuel pump. And my question is do i need to put any adhesive on the new gasket? If so what do i use? Thanks 99 tlr
  5. Leaking Tank Gasket AGAIN!

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So... I had a leaky gas tank gasket at the start of last season, well.. I had it replaced with a new one, and when I was putting my bike in storage I noticed it was leaking again. :banghead FML! Is this normal to have these damned things fail in less than a year of riding?? Gee Ps- Where...
  6. leaking base plate

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    Hi guy's ,I've got a problem with the base plate on my tank .It seems that a previous bloke who used it had tried to remedy the issue by just using some sort of sealastic which has now come out and started leaking again .I've just had a leak repaired up the front of the tank by having it...
  7. Leaking antifreez

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Today I went to do some maintenance on my tl1000s today and I noticed that all of the antifreeze was gone out of the container. I looked and on the left side you could see where it leaked down from the top somewhere? My bike has 20k on it. I am really frustrated, where should I start looking to...
  8. Forks leaking

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hey guys long time since ive been on here, as im keeping the S ive got to sort a reaccuring problem, ive rebuilt my S forks and a few friends forks as well (i also do it in work) ive never had a problem except with mine, the S's forks keep leaking, ive put new genuine seals in and after a 200...
  9. Oil Crankcase Leaking 1997 TL1000S

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    This thing was sweating oil out, so I replacethe gasket/o-ring and used some sealer. Took it for a spin, leaking still, torqued the nuts some. Now it leaks even worse. It seems it's not fitting correctly, as there is overhang from the plastic case and where it is supposed to be flush on the...
  10. Oil Crankcase Leaking 1997 TL1000S

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    This thing was sweating oil out, so I replacethe gasket/o-ring and used some sealer. Now it leaks even worse. So I figure: 1. The ring is improperly installed 2. The cover (plastic) is warped
  11. Oil leaking, not the push rod seal... Ready to burn.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Well I just spent 3 weeks painting and prepping my TLR for the summer and now the damned thing wont stop spewing oil all over my fresh paint and newly white wheels. Needless to say this has got to stop. Ive changed the pushrod seal, pushrod itself, and the large lip seal behind the front...
  12. sticky topic, leaking TL has invalid picture links

    Site Questions, Comments, & Suggestions when you go to view the pictures it says the photobucket acount has the wrong link or something :dowhat maybe the link needs removing if it doesnt work?
  13. leaking clutch cover

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi new to site from yorkshire england. got 1997 tl1000s just fitted barnett clutch but cant stop plastic cover from leaking oil! tried new o ring on its own, o ring with flange sealant, blue hylomar with no o ring and still it leaks, been told there is a later cover with thicker o ring to stop...
  14. TLS leaking fuel from tank water drain

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Why :O Even on a coldish day, she is leaking fuel from the tank water drain hose :banghead Manual doesnt show any other breathers for the fuel tank (thought it could be a blocked breather) and the breather under the fuel cap is actually a water/condensation drain - which is leaking fuel :rant...
  15. Leaking Clutch

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    Guys, Please advice me on the following. Lately i've experienced a slow drop in the clutch master cylinder fluid. I did take it off, thoroughly cleaned it and tested it for minor cracks etc. Nothing shows up thus i thought it is still in order. However, the problem persists. On closer inspection...
  16. leaking tank

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    And before anyone jumps to any conclusions ,No it's not the fuel pump gasket .:) I have a split seam at the front of the tank .From what I can make out it's relatively small .I'm trying to find out any info about the possible use of steel putty for the fix as opposed to soldering which will mean...
  17. Left side cover leaking

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    The cover on the left side of my TLS is leaking from the round insert, the centre of which is like a big allen-bolt-head-type thingymajig :dowhat. It's a TINY leak - I only saw it cos I hadn't washed my bike for 2 weeks, and a small oil stain has spread from it towards the back of the bike. I...
  18. Massive oil leak. Please help

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    Hey all, friday i changed the plugs on the TLS cuz it was due. Checked the chain tension and did just general maintenance. I had topped up the oil last week and its been fine till today. First time i take her out after working on her and i get half way back from the shops and notice smoke in the...
  19. rotary dampener leaking !

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    After ten good years of service the rotary dampener has started to leak ! Since I have had no problems with it I haven't changed to an aftermarket one. Probably should have when the aussie dollar was better but thought a pcIII was a better option. Think I might pull mine apart and see if i can...
  20. Leaking Fluid

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    Me again for help. After topping up the clutch fluid holder on my TLR last night, cause it looked a little low to me, now all of a sudden it has sprung a leak where the plastic holder (bottle) meets the metal part on the clutch lever. I've check all the specs i could find but nowhere is mention...