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Leakage in high pressure...

Leakage in high pressure line even after new O rings were installed on 1641 Cub Cadet to control valve

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

For 2 days

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes I was automotive instructor for years, but on this I'm stumped

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Local shops have not been able to help. I have changed the filter and oil and all O rings. It seems to me that tha wheels are now running faster to.

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 months ago

Likely the high-pressure tube has a hairline crack, on the end with the leak. If o'rings didn't change the leak, that is what would cause the problem. You will need a new tube.

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