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After the good new I realized when tested a few days ago my machine after It drowned and I've succesfully reanimated It....

Now the horrible gasket Is fighting to stay out of the housing against any kind of attempt😒.

So I'm in the middle of a headache manutention session with scarce results.

That's the Mood guys😑

 

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TDI Beach Hunter……..great brain but terrible body……Skully, I’d get her fixed up and sell as they go for good money. I guess the “Beach” in “BeachHunter” says it all really. 😬

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Seating the O ring needs silicone grease….which can cause the oring to dislodge before the top case is fitted BUT the grease prevents the top case from grabbing the oring and pulling away. A second pair of hands is very helpful to keep pressure on the top lid as you gently secure the screws. Swearing several times is normal 🤬🤬🤬🤬

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Solved with hand's soap 🧐.

The gasket, which Is an empty core O-ring, tends to "grow" when out of the housing.

The corners are the only place on the lower part to keep It firm.

Sliding a Little without screws before to Push, solved the mistery😤

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