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I have a filter that leaks around the top where the bolts are. the bolts are tight. how do i fix it?

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If you remove all the bolts.. i know.. not fun, there is a rubber gasket that the filter head rests on. Make sure its clean, wipe it good.. even the smallest amount of sand will cause a leak. After its clean, apply a 0-ring lube to it. put lid back in and snug the bolts, do not over tighten.. its a plastic filter, and will crack.

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