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Default Head gasket leak.

I did a 1275 conversion with SE heads, 560 cams. Recently noticed a small head gasket leak that happens when the engine is cold.
Sounds like a bit of a knock, but felt it from the rear head. After the bike is warm the leak goes away.
How, much would it cost to get a new set of Cometic gaskets, C10094-3625 delivered to Australia?
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You could always opt to loosen the head bolts and go thru the torque sequence again, then index the head bolts. Or just tighten them down another 1/8th turn.
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Lifters sticking?
Check the rocker box for witness marks.
High lift cams can cause the springs to hit the box.
More here on clearancing the boxes in the Sportsterpedia:
http://sportsterpedia.com/doku.php/t...ref:engmech02f
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