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When I'm pumping it up the ball sticks and will not inflate. I hear air coming out from the ball you squeeze.

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If this is happening when the finger valve is closed, there is a leak either in the rubber tubing or the inflation bulb. Try putting soapy water on the tubing and then on the bulb. Squeeze the bulb with just your thumb and forefinger, so that you can see any air bubbles. If the leak is in the rubber tubing, you may be able to repair it with a couple of laps of vinyl tape. If the bulb is leaking, that will have to be replaced.

Hope this helps you solve the problem.

Posted on Mar 18, 2011

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