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Compressor not building pressure and continues to run

The compressor will just continue to run and run but pressure wont exceed 60lbs. there are no air leaks that I can tell.

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Unplug it and listen for air leak. What pressure does the manual tell you it should run to? The safety release could be bleeding air, listen for that, with it off. Make sure it is designed for more than 60 PSI by manufacture.

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