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Old 08-25-2010, 01:27 PM
2004xlmiller 2004xlmiller is offline
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Exclamation air shocks are leaking!!! HELP!!!

as you can see in my signiture, i have air shocks. theyre manual, so i have to have a compressor to fill them. but a little while after i do, when i look at it later, the truck has tilted to the drivers side. its bugging me, i cant use them. help me find out whats wrong!
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Old 08-25-2010, 03:37 PM
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Default Re: air shocks are leaking!!! HELP!!!

are they ones from advance or autozone? if so, did you put the rubber o-ring in?
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Old 08-26-2010, 07:13 AM
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Default Re: air shocks are leaking!!! HELP!!!

i dont know where theyre from. the previous owner put them in. and they worked perfectly before..
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Old 08-26-2010, 03:39 PM
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Default Re: air shocks are leaking!!! HELP!!!

i would check all the airlines. there is a hole somewhere. some soapy water will help find it or if it's big enough, you may hear it leaking.
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Old 08-28-2010, 04:09 PM
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Default Re: air shocks are leaking!!! HELP!!!

actually i figured it out on thursday, i had a bad schrader valve. all repaired with a new one. thanks guys!
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