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 OEM Hydraulic Jack leaking 
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Joined: Sun Oct 23, 2016 10:02 am
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Location: Mesquite, NV
Post OEM Hydraulic Jack leaking
We've had our 71 710M for a few weeks now. The OEM jack has been behind the back seat with no leaks. I used it today to put one new tire on and it started leaking from the valve and a little around the base. I didn't get the jack handle with the vehicle so I used some pliers to close the valve, maybe I closed it too tight?

I absolutely love the OEM jack and want to fix it and have it with me in the Pinz to use.

Anyone fixed their OEM jack leaks? Suggestions on how to get parts required, etc.?

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1971 Pinzgauer M710, all stock including 245-16 Maloya tires, taken off and stored for show
BFG MT KM2 265/75R16's on Black SAV replacement rims on now

Thu Nov 17, 2016 6:38 pm
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Joined: Sun Dec 10, 2006 7:38 pm
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Location: Southwest Wisconsin
Post Re: OEM Hydraulic Jack leaking
I've had 3 of them rebuilt by this outfit:

I just shipped the jacks to them and requested that they rebuild as needed. I have nothing to compare them to but I've been happy with the results.

As I recall the jacks were made by Weber in Germany.

Paul C.
'73 Swiss 710M
'72 Swiss 710M
'89 Puch 300GD (For Sale)

Thu Nov 17, 2016 7:39 pm

Joined: Tue Feb 17, 2015 11:41 am
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Location: North Idaho
Post Re: OEM Hydraulic Jack leaking
You're fortunate that the you caught the leak early. When I got my 712 the jack had been leaking in the cab for a long time. Quite the mess.

Sat Nov 19, 2016 2:17 pm
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