185 sullair air separator filter is burnt up

by perry barber
(talladega al)

185 sullair air separator filter is burnt up what would cause this ,i think it was run low of oil,unit runs great and produces good air


unit blowing oil,when we checked separator the filter was burnt up and black i think they ran unit low on oil i have never seen filter look like this it had to be caused by heat

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Jan 08, 2017
separator filter burned up
by: Doug in s.d.ca

Makes sense to me.

Sounds like lucky the screw is ok, although it's possible the bearings are damaged.

I wouldn't worry about that as long as it's quiet (no bearing noise) and making air, though.

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