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Old 12-20-2007, 03:46 PM   #1
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Air Compressor Problem, help please


my air compressor when i start it will build up air, up to 60lbs. then the motor keeps running, but the air quits building up, it use to build to around 120lbs. i have no idea how to fix this or what could be wrong if anyone knows please post thank you

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Old 12-20-2007, 03:55 PM   #2
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Have you drained the water out of it lately?
What make is it?

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Old 12-20-2007, 08:23 PM   #3
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Is your compressor equipped with a line regulator and is set to a limit of 60?

Is your compressor's belly valve (air bleed/water drain valve) fully closed?
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Old 12-20-2007, 09:05 PM   #4
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it is a magnum brand, i currently have the drain valve open to see if that helps but i think i have done that already and it didnt help... the regulator is not set at 60 it is set at 120
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Old 12-20-2007, 09:20 PM   #5
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You prolly have a check valve sticking or going bad
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Old 12-20-2007, 09:22 PM   #6
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