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    Guys, I had my machine serviced today by Ace Mitchell. He did a great job on the machine, but after he left I noticed an issue and he wasn't sure what to make of it. The drive wheel on the 7 pin side of the machine as it travels down the lane, is apparently picking up oil and leaving a very noticeable streak ALL the way down the pattern. It's the exact width of the tire and on the correct boards, so I don't know what else it could be.The right side is fine, only the left. Any suggestions?

  • #2
    Swap wheels and see if the problem moves.
    I'm going fishing and camping!

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    • #3
      Where is your cleaner pump in that machine?
      Television is called a medium because it is neither rare or well done.

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      • #4
        Run the machine on strip only see if mark is still there. If it is then your squeegee is not down enough or the drive wheel is up to high

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        • #5
          Sorry about the delayed reply. It seems a it just needed a little more tension on the wicks for that side. Seems to be working ok, but my house pattern in general is totally different since the servicing..I'm struggling in that regard.

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          • #6
            What do you mean they "serviced" your machine. Did you take it in, or do they come do it, and how much do they do? What is the cost? I have thought about having an overhaul done on mine.
            John

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