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minute mount 2 vent

Discussion in 'Fisher Engineering Discussion' started by fishinRI13, Apr 1, 2012.

  1. fishinRI13

    fishinRI13 Senior Member
    from RI
    Messages: 139

    the minute mount 2s are different from the 1's in that they have the new vent. i plow 2 hours from my house where i go to school and bring it to and from in the back of my truck, makes it easier on the ride. but this is my first year with a MM2 and i noticed it has a vent that leaked all the hydrolic fluid out when i brought it up here because i lay it over. is there something i can do that will keep it from all leaking out when i bring it back home? anything to put on the vent or something?
  2. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    Plug the breather hole with a pipe plug. Stop by the local hardware store, pick up a pipe plug and replace the breather with it for the trip. Just don't forget to re-install the breather before you use it again.
  3. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    Should be 3/8 pipe thread. A little teflon tape will keep it from weeping without worrying about threading it in too tight and cracking the housing.