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post #18 of Old 06-30-2008
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You can try to tighten the packing nut a little to see if that stops or slows the leak.
This is the first thing to do. Do that, come back, let us know whether it worked. Sometimes a quarter turn is plenty to stop a stuffing box leak.

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