Hose Couplers?

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by wanabe, May 24, 2011.

  1. wanabe

    wanabe LawnSite Senior Member
    from So. IL
    Posts: 943

    Is there any secret to the flat faced hyd hose quick couplers? Im having a problem with one staying locked(female hose coupler). It keeps poping off the male end on my Bobcat. I took the male and female hose ends and put them together(like I store my attachmants when not used) and they coupled and locked like they should. Thanks
     
  2. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,098

    Sometimes you need to rotate the collar and pull it back.
     
  3. YellowDogSVC

    YellowDogSVC LawnSite Gold Member
    from TX
    Posts: 3,756

    Check for wear on the male end. I've seen the male ends get chips in the metal.
     

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