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#40378 - 07/17/04 09:55 PM Greenlee hydraulic Repair
wewire2 Offline

Registered: 11/14/02
Posts: 246
Loc: California
I can't find anyone local to repair Greenlee hydraulic tools. I have an 882 that the pump and ram leak. I also have several K.O.
pumps that leak. Should I ship them out or is it an easy fix? Thanks for any info.

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#40379 - 07/18/04 04:22 AM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
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Registered: 12/30/01
Posts: 449
Loc: Stoney Creek, ON, Canada

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#40380 - 07/18/04 04:31 AM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
iwire Offline

Registered: 01/05/03
Posts: 4343
Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
Most hydraulic problems are simply worn soft parts like seals.

Usually you can buy a 'kit' of the soft parts and it is simple to take the item apart and replace the seals.

However be careful of spring loaded parts, a Greenlee punch head comes to mind.

If you do not have ways to deal with the spring pressure send the parts out.

Bob Badger
Construction & Maintenance Electrician

#40381 - 07/18/04 05:37 AM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
Tom Offline

Registered: 01/01/01
Posts: 1069
Loc: Shinnston, WV USA
As Bob pointed out, there are re-build kits available. The hand pumps are a very easy repair and should take less than 1/2 hour.

Any hydraulic shop should be able to handle the rams or the KO heads. They would also be able to correct any wear on steel parts and re-plate them with chrome.

Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.

#40382 - 07/19/04 05:07 PM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
wewire2 Offline

Registered: 11/14/02
Posts: 246
Loc: California
Thank You

#40383 - 07/20/04 07:11 PM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
master66 Offline

Registered: 04/18/02
Posts: 260
Loc: Masontown, PA, USA
Call Greenlee and get the location of an authorized repair center.

#40384 - 07/20/04 07:31 PM Re: Greenlee hydraulic Repair
stamcon Offline

Registered: 03/24/01
Posts: 322
Loc: So San Francisco CA
Wewire, where are you located? I got parts for the same type of repairs from Kimmerle Bros. in San Francisco.


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