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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Check the reset button on the motor to see if it tripped. The motor may be overheating. Some motors have an internal breaker and they have to cool off before they restart. Also check the pressure switch. Move the switch back and forth ( on and off ) and listen for a click. If it doesn't click with low to no air pressure then the switch is bad.
Posted on Dec 30, 2008
IS YOUR AIR FILTER CLOGGED. SOUNDS LIKE THE VALVES IN YOUR HEAD ARE NOT CLOSING ALL THE WAY. THEY ARE MOST LIKELY REED VALVES, THIN STRIPS OF METAL THAT OPEN AND CLOSE WHEN THE PISTON MOVES. MAKE SURE THEY ARE CLOSING ALL THE WAY (NOT CARBONED UP). DID YOU REMOVE THE HEAD AND DID YOU PUT BACK LIKE YOU FOUND IT - NOT TURNED OR FLIPPED OVER. SEE IF YOUR FINGER WILL GET SUCKED UP TO THE INTAKE HOLE.
Posted on Apr 12, 2009
put a blower on the hose and see if air comes out
very possible there is a blockage in the hose or if you are using quick connects they may have failed
Posted on Apr 17, 2009
Have you checked to make sure the depth adjustment hasn't moved.
If it got banged hard enough it could have moved it and reduced the impact of the nailer
Posted on Jul 08, 2009
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