PS pump reseal

Kneale Brownson knotnook at
Thu May 6 13:18:53 EDT 2004

I'd do the reseal.  You're not out that much if there's some other problem,
and indications are you don't have the other problems.  Why did you buy new
caps?  They're reuseable with the new seals that come in the kit.

At 06:03 PM 5/6/2004 +0200, Eyvind Spangen wrote:
>My PS pump developed a leak a few days ago, and I have the Bentley manual
>with rebuilt instructions. I ordered the seal kit and 8 new "X"-caps. The
>pump was working just fine before the leak and was still working fine after
>it started leaking. The shaft seal seems dry, the leak seems to come from
>either one of the X-caps or the connection between front and rear pump
>halves. Do you think this reseal will be sucess or failure? I have read
>about pressure valves that stopped working, but I guess I don't need to
>replace this because my pump was working just fine before, right?

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