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My almost new JoeBlow Turbo pump won't seal on either type stem

I have checked, tightened black rubber insert and metal core part, but it still will not seal on tube stem.

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    robert szabo May 11, 2010

    Are you using the right set-up or hole for the type of valve? (Presta or Schrader?)

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Do you flip up the lever on the air outlet? It should be flat on the handle to insert on the valve stem and then flipped up to lock on.

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