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Old 09-17-2017, 03:25:59 PM
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are there some thing I can do for my air compressor, I am getting oil out of the tank
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How much oil? Does crankcase loose oil on regular basis? Probably needs new rings at minimum.
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I would check the air filter and valves. Might be some kind of restriction so your sucking oil past your rings. My rings are worn on mine and I just get blowby through the crankcase but no oil in the air.
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