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I have a 20gallon,1.7 HP, and it wont hold any air in tank, what could be the problem.its a Campbell Hausfeld.

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I would suspect the seals have perished. they are cheap to replace but make sure u very lightly grease them. very lightly!

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If your motor is running and not the pump, the malfunction is either in the pump or the coupling between the motor and the pump.

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The compressor starting problem is common to most of the small portable compressors. Poor design and undersized components are to blame. If you have one of these units i suggest looking into a product called the Smart Start by Conrader Valves. It is interchangeable with the standard air filters and allows the compressor to start without fail. check it out- www.conrader.com.

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