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Old 11-15-2011, 04:15 PM #1
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tippmann a5 problems

well a few weeks ago my plastic powertube cracked i went to the local shop and bought a red aluminum powertube from trinity paintball came with a bolt. so i removed the vavle and installed it in the new powertube. problem is now it wont air up at all i cock the gun put in the tank and nothing?
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Old 11-17-2011, 04:36 PM #2
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It might be the valve. When I got my A5 I had only used my phenom, so when I cleaned it I used dow33(I know, I'm stupid). This caused my A5 not to air up and not recock after the first shot. You might have to clean you valve and oil it really good, thats what did it for me.
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Old 11-18-2011, 02:14 PM #3
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ty for the info ill be cleaning out the valve... you think baby oil will work??
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Old 11-18-2011, 04:16 PM #4
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