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Picked up a used 2012 rmz 450.  It is leaking a red colored oil that is dripping from the linkage.  The air filter that was on it had red oil, but I changed that out and whiped the box real good.  Went back out a few days later and there is still an oil drip off the linkage.  

 

Anyone have any ideas?  There isn't noticeable oil coming from the shock, but could that be it?

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Bottom of the air box is caked in oil from the filter. This is why I never store a bike with a filter in it I put a filter in the day before i go ride and remove it as soon as I get back home. A clean air box is a good thing to have. Buy a wash cover and wash the bike with no seat on it

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4 minutes ago, AdamW21 said:

Bottom of the air box is caked in oil from the filter. This is why I never store a bike with a filter in it I put a filter in the day before i go ride and remove it as soon as I get back home. A clean air box is a good thing to have. Buy a wash cover and wash the bike with no seat on it

I thought I whiped it down with paper towels pretty good from everywhere I could see.  Is that the only possible red oil it could be?  I'll take another look today when I get home.  The new filter I put in is one of those notoil pre oiled ones which I think had a blue oil on it.  Thanks for the response!

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Yes that's all it could be look under the air box in front of the mud flap there is no other red liquid that would be sticky on the bike

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Also check to make sure the rear shock shaft is dry.  Some suspension fluid is red.

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