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mini14
03-21-2007, 09:13 AM
was wondering where the hydro level should be in the hydro tank, if i look inside the opening there is some sort of ring extending downward with 2 small holes drilled in it.........thanks

MowerMedic77
03-22-2007, 02:32 PM
In the center between the two holes is the correct level, their tanks pull oil from the top so you fill to the bottom hole and leave the top hole(vent) exposed. I guess the idea was so they did not pull heavy sediment through the system.

mini14
03-22-2007, 08:41 PM
ive read 100's of posts , you and restorob are great thanks alot.....

curtisg
03-23-2007, 02:29 PM
Mowermedic77 is right. The other reason for the top draw is in case of a leak. Bottom mounted fittings could drain the reservoir w/o you knowing and kill lawns (depending what fluid is being used). -same reason for top draw fuel tanks that many people use.