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Discussion in 'Meyer / Diamond Products Discussion' started by aus316, Nov 15, 2008.

  1. aus316

    aus316 Member
    Messages: 51

    :gunsfiring: Hello every one i need a few other suggestions for my e-47 that slowly bleeds down i folled several different flow charts and first replace the a-valve seals/then when still bleed down i replace the valve itself it is a slow bleeding process pump has been drained and refilled and is stored inside in its off season i thank you all in advance for any ideas or suggestions :gunsfiring: (LET IT SNOW ALL NIGHT LONG):gunsfiring:
  2. wild bill

    wild bill PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,239

    have you ever rebuilt the pump ,sound's like the ram packing cup is worn out !
  3. aus316

    aus316 Member
    Messages: 51

    :gunsfiring: not for the three years i have owned it/will look into it when get some down time thanks!!:gunsfiring:
  4. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617

    Sounds like the seals are tired on the lift cyclinder. Might try searching the question on this forum. I remember seeing someone say there is a trick to getting the O ring seal out and replaced. Replace all the seals, if not, each time it moves it will get a tiny bit of water each time it moves. E- 47's are good pump's I have run one for 7 years without a problem!
  5. sefh

    sefh Senior Member
    Messages: 439

    Make sure your ram is not all rusty and pitted. If it is, replace it while your rebuilding it.