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2013 F4 1000 has developed an oil leak

Hey Guys and Gals
My 2013 F4 has developed an oil leak. I have tried to located the leak but can not seem to find the source of the leak.
The drops of oil seem to drip from the bottom of the bike and of the rear sprocket. The oil seem to be hitting the chain which ends up on my rear tyre.

It started as just a drop a day but seem to be getting worse.
My question is... is there any commonly known places that I should be looking at for the leak.

EDIT.... After having a look around I believe that the leak MAY be coming from the transmission driveshaft (shaft that has the sprocket on it).

Any help with what could be wrong and how it could be fixed would be much appreciated

I have searched the parts for the area but I am still confused as what part could be leaking. Is there a seal that could have given way or is there a simpler fix.

Thank you
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Sump pan has frequently been a source of leaks (stress from side stand mount). Transmission plate seal is another potential.

Suggest you remove the sprocket cover, clean the engine thoroughly with brake clean, spray a white dry powder all over the suspect areas (unscented foot powder or dye penetrate test developer), start the engine on the rear wheel stand and watch for the powder to turn dark where the leak is.

This is what I use:

https://www.mscdirect.com/browse/tnp...QaAkUgEALw_wcB

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