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Insinkerator instant hot water tank leaking

I'm replacing my insinkerator and on top of the tank on the left is a quick connect fitting when I insert the copper tube into it, it locks in place, but when I turn on the water it leaks - I replaced o-ring and still leaks- when I air test the unit and hold the copper tube in a certain position it does not leak. What can I do? I would appreciate any suggestions.

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  • jp6687 Dec 19, 2008

    We ended up having to purchase another quick connect to go from copper to plastic and also a part of the quick connect on the tank was broken, but we were able to fix it. Thanks for your input, it was greatly appreciated and quick too.

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When you cut the pipe it has to be cut square or it will leak . Try recutting the end of the pipe and then reinserting it. If this doesn't work then the only thing you can do is replace the fitting.

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