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Well, I finally experienced the infamous leaky Ducati oil filter. At first I noticed a few oil spots below the bike, then the puddle got larger and larger. Pulled off the skid plate and the underside was covered in oil. It was hard to tell where it was coming from but eventually narrowed it down to the oil filter. A little online research told me this was a common Ducati problem. I swapped the filter for a K&N and the problem went away.

When I looked at the oil filter closely I couldn't find any imperfections, so I don't know what caused it. However, the gasket did pull out very easily, makes me think maybe you have to pull the gasket and oil both sides of it before installing the filter.

Anyways, the oil destroyed my exhaust. It got covered in oil over 100 miles an just baked on there :/
 

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had similar problem with my first oil/filter-OEM Ducati change at 600 miles. I did re-thigh, but oil leak never went away, installed a Hi Flow oil filter and problem solved.
 
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