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Old 04-28-2012, 09:11 PM
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z spray leaking from the pressure regulator adjuster knob

when i back off the adjuster knob to by pass it leaks bad..
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Old 04-28-2012, 09:12 PM
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see second pic.. it leaks out of that little hole
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Old 04-28-2012, 10:54 PM
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Probably an O-ring failure or some such thing.
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Old 04-29-2012, 12:05 PM
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What chemicals did you use last year? Esters are a bit tough on rubber. O-ring could have become swollen and twisted sideways when you move the adjustment knob in and out.
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Old 04-29-2012, 06:29 PM
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Pendulum 3.3 is also rough on seals as well. I recognize that pressure regulator as a Teejet 23120. If you have the standard o rings instead of the Viton ones, those will get eaten up by the more active lawn chemicals.
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