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yukon

ive had 2 sovereigns with sunstrand hydros sitting all winter in the garage and both of them had leaked hydro fluid is this normal or is something wrong i had other ones that never leaked am i missing something.

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Talntedmrgreen

Every hydro I have ever had will leave a drip of given time. My legacys leak from the filter...my Sunstrands from some myster spot and my vickers from the pintle.

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skunkhome
quote:Originally posted by fishnwiz

Any additive quick fix for the leakers?? I have one also that is leaking from the lower seam of the tranny?


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id="quote">There are additives but all I have experienced is a temporary success followed by increased leaking.

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skunkhome
quote:Originally posted by fishnwiz

Thanks Phil...good to see ya around.Long time no speak...hope all is well.


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id="quote">Thanks. Actually pretty well for an old fart. I Got to go fly fishing today for the first time in 30 years. Surprisingly the fly line I bought 50 years ago still floats. I figured it would leak like a 50 year old transaxle and sink like a rock.

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PhanDad

I've had pintle shaft leaks on Sundstrands (bad lip seal), leaking "freewheel" bypass valves, and leaking hydrolift tubing joints.

And an old piece of rug or cardboard is also used.

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