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Old 03-01-2019, 12:14 PM   #21
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Re: Trying to fill tank, air escaping through filter

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Originally Posted by twinturboc10 View Post
When the switch is off it vents the unloader line and compressor, allowing the compressor to start with no pressure. This reduces startup torque and is easier on the clutch. When the switch kicks on it closes off the unloader line. The compressor then builds pressure until it opens the check valve and begins flowing into the tank.
Makes sense. I'm not familiar @ all w/the engine driven set-up needs. Thanks for sharing that info.
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