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What oil do i use in the pump? The oil is milky and needs changing.

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Well you can use direct recommended from Ace Hardware see link.

http://www.acehardware.com/product/index.jsp?productId=1340266

They recommend 250 hours, but i'd change more often, like you said when it's milky. If it begins to get water in the oil sooner, that indicates your piston to crankcase seal is beginning to leak.

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