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Old 11-02-2013, 08:47 PM   #1
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front leveler slowly sags

Hi forum, when we are parked for about 4 days or more i notice the leveler piston under the driver's seat area loses some height and starts sagging.

i talked to the manufacturer for the leveler and they told me to turn the allen bolts on the fluid valves counter clockwise to make it stop leaking...

but i gave the piston a visual inspection and it sure looks like it is leaking. it has oily dried up crud all over it and the others are clean dry and just dusty.

is there a good way to confirm the leak? i was thinking to clean the piston and hydraulic line going to the piston and then watch it.

is there a good way to tell if the leak is the piston, the connector between the piston and the line, the line, or something else?


ours is a 2012 with bunk beds

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Old 11-02-2013, 11:25 PM   #2
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Clean it well then keep a good eye on it and if it is and external leak you should be able to determine from where.

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Old 11-03-2013, 05:58 AM   #3
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You never said that you did verify the allen screw to be fully counter clockwise. All of the valves allen screws should be snuged counter clockwise. What jergeod said.
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