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Re: PYI PSS shaft seal bellows replacement on Crealock 37

I just installed a PSS shaft seal last year. I agree with everything that Faster said, but especially want to emphasize
Originally Posted by Faster View Post
replace the orings and set screws on the collar with new too.
I also suggest adding a Clamp on Shaft Collar as cheap insurance.

Curious; how old is your PSS Shaft Seal? I have heard that they can last >10 years, even though the manufacturer warrants 6. Is it leaking?

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