gas powered air compressor won't idle down

by CAS
(Framingham, Ma)

After the compressor builds pressure the gas motor is shut off by the govenor.

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CAS, call it the governor, call it the throttle valve, when the pressure in the gas motor driven compressor tank reaches cut out level, it's supposed to signal the governor / throttle valve to slow the motor down until the tank pressure drops to cut in.

This valve requires a motor mechanic to help you with it. I know nothing about them... heck most days, I don't know much about anything.

However, your question is posted in the hope that someone that does know about these things, can help.

Cheers,

Bill

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Apr 26, 2017
Jaeger 150
by: Anonymous

Hi my jaeger 150 roto air plus won't idle down so then it gets hot and shuts down help

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