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I am trying to find out what happened with my Porter Cable compressor. A couple of weeks ago I fired the compressor up and began to hear a air leak right around 60 - 70 psi. I was able to remove the plastic shroud and found that the leak was comming from a small pin hole in the cylinder head, which looks like it was put there on purpose. Has anyone expierenced this problem in the past?

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Sounds like it could be a bad head gasket.

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