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Old 10-25-2016, 06:20 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by Capt.Bill11 View Post
Hmmm...can't say I've ever had a problem with them leaking.

Could the filters have been sitting around a long time before you used them and the seals dried out?

Or the sealing surfaces were contaminated with old gasket/o-ring material when you changed them last?
I did use filters that were in the boats spare parts inventory so lord knows how old they were. I vaguely recall they were sealed in plastic, but not sure...definitely new but don't know how old they were.
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