03 Sportster oil leak

Discussion in 'Sportster Models' started by 1970Dex, Jul 10, 2012.

  1. 1970Dex

    1970Dex New Member

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    Just bought a 2003 100th anniversary Sportster 1200. I'm having a problem with an oil leak. It doesn't seem to be major...yet. Everything is fine if I'm just riding around the neighborhood. No problems at all. But when I ride a little bit longer (for about an 45 min - an hour) I find oil under the bike the next morning. Again this only happens if I ride for about 45min-1 hr. If I ride around the neighborhood (about 15-20 min) everything is fine. No leaks. Any answers or suggestions?
     
  2. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Most likely place of oil leaks are the rocker box gaskets, the rear one in particular, have a look and report back:s
     
  3. Iceman24

    Iceman24 Well-Known Member

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    Pics would help too...where is this oil coming from??