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I have Porter Cable C2006 compressor with air leak noise coming from inside the motor housing. How can I fix it?

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Hi first we have to find where the leak is comming from ,so you will have to remove the cover,secondly is the leak just from an external fitting?if so then you can see the problem and a simple adjustment or removal to re seal can be done ,if the leak appears to be from the pump head joint then the head will have to be removed and a replacement gasket fitted however i reccomend that if this is done then a new valve set be fitted at the same time
hope this helps ian

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