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Air compressor won't build pressure

I have a Craftsman Model 919.162120, 2HP, 12 Gal air compressor that quit buiding pressure. The motor still runs when I flip the switch. It sounds like it could be an air leak under the motor guard. I tried to get the guard off but can't get it off. Any ideas?

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  • JODY BRIDGERS May 11, 2010

    MUST REMOVE GUARD. SOUNDS LIKE BLOWN HEAD GASKET

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If this unit has what appears to be a pipe with fins on it , you may have a ruptured inter-cooler which will be leaking where you stated.

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