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#40378 07/18/04 12:55 AM
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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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http://www.greenlee.com/support/repaircal.html
http://www.greenlee.com/support/index.html

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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


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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.

Tom


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Thank You

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Call Greenlee and get the location of an authorized repair center.

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Wewire, where are you located? I got parts for the same type of repairs from Kimmerle Bros. in San Francisco. http://www.greenlee.textron.com/support/repaircal.html


Steve

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