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Old 01-28-2015, 07:53 PM   #13
Yewzer B Lewzer
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i'm starting to think this is right.

If the o-ring is truly in the groove there is no way it can become extruded as you are seeing. The o-ring slides all the way into the aluminum housing and the shoulder of the cap tightens against the aluminum. No, the o-ring is not visible at all after correct installation.

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