Hydro pump hose elbow leaking-Scag V-Ride

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by lawnsaspire, Jun 2, 2014.

  1. whiffyspark

    whiffyspark LawnSite Fanatic
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    Just take it to a hydralic shop. It'll be cheaper than you're dealer
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  2. caseysmowing

    caseysmowing LawnSite Silver Member
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    I'm pretty sure they had a recall on this and they will fix it for free at the dealer. Not a 100% sure. Had the same problem but under warranty from dealer so I was good either way.
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  3. southerntide

    southerntide LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Alabama
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  4. jtsnipe

    jtsnipe LawnSite Member
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    lawnsaspire,sorry should have explained it better than I did.Thought it was a flair fitting that is sealed when the flair nut compresses the flair to the mating surface.Looks like you have plenty of help now.
  5. lawnsaspire

    lawnsaspire LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Got the fitting from parts tree and put it in today. The hose was not crimped to the fitting so there was no need to replace the hose assembly. The o ring had a tear which Allowd oil thru. I was glad I ordered a whole new part though bc it is a newer less bulky design. I'm guessing this is bc of the aforementioned recall. Thanks.
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  6. jtsnipe

    jtsnipe LawnSite Member
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    Good work!

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