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Old 04-28-2014, 08:36 PM #1
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Vanquish Problems - Could use some help.

Hey friends....
So this weekend at practice I aired up the 1.5 Vanquish and there was a leak that seemed to be coming from the solenoid area. I stripped it down and re-lubed everything I could. After some tweaking I got the leak to stop but apparently I got it to stop too well... The gun wouldn't cycle at all after that. So I took it home and did a more extensive maintenance on everything and now there is no leak but I'm experiencing serious shoot-down problems. Everything is at stock settings. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. I'm new to the gun and still trying to figure it out.

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Old 04-29-2014, 12:47 AM #2
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Sounds like the hpr was set too high when you initially aired the marker up.

The shootdown you are experiencing could likely be caused by excessive lubricant in the marker.
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Old 04-29-2014, 10:06 AM #3
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Leak in solenoid area could be caused by bolt o-ring which could also be causing your other issues. Try changing the bolt o-ring it's size 016. Also like the guy above said, solenoid leak could be caused by pressure too high to make sure its below 200psi
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