Little oil leak ,air assist

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Little oil leak ,air assist

Post by Gbera » Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:58 pm

I have a 94,1500 interstate and wanted to soften the ride a little and oilsprayed out of air valve is this normal?

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Re: Little oil leak ,air assist

Post by ct1500 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:36 pm

Yes, any fluid/oil sharing the same space with a compressed gas will want to escape with a full and sudden purge of air and no if the MC is on the centerstand with a slow or gradual drawing down of air pressure. :)

Then again it may have previously been overfilled. :?:
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