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Old 02-04-2006, 02:47 PM   #1
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My ELC getts annoyingly loud in cold weather. Seems 45* or lower. What do you think would cause this?
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Take the top cover off and put some light oil on the top of the piston. About a tablespoon full. See if that helps.
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