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USING IT FOR JUST THE SECOND TIME,THE TANK WOULD NOT FILL WITH AIR.WHEN I SHUT IT OFF AIR WAS LEAKING OUT THE TOP.BEFORE USING IT THE FIRST TIME,I DID NOT BREAK IT IN ACCORDING TO THE DIRECTIONS.

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The break in instructions have to do with slowly letting the ring wear in before putting it to a lot of pressure, but should make little difference.
You need to either take it back for warranty, or find and fix the leak yourself.
Listen for it with a length of tubing, or spray with soapy water way from any electrical parts.
Could be the relief valve even, or loose tubing connection.
There is also an antiback up valve that can let air leak back out the intake if it is bad.

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