Oil coming out of air intake filter

by jeff
(Birmingham, Alabama)

Speedaire model 3Z180

Speedaire model 3Z180

Speedaire model 3Z180
Speedaire model 3Z180
Speedaire model 3Z180

I can feel air pushing out of the compressor air inlet and oil mist pushing out with it. What do I need to look for. Pictures are after I cleaned it up. Oil is full.

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May 22, 2018
Leaking oil
by: Doug in s.d.ca

If all else fails, yep.

May 21, 2018
So many options
by: jeff

I guess it seems time to pull it apart and see what is going on.

May 20, 2018
oil out of intake compressor intake filter
by: Doug in s.d.ca

Download the manual if you don't have it, here:

https://www.grainger.com/ec/pdf/CHAMPION-3Z180C-and-3Z181C-Owners-Manual.pdf

Look at page 7...

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