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Old 04-14-2019, 09:30 PM
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Default What does it mean that there is a puddle of oil under my amp?

My 300 sei has a puddle of oil under it.

The front feet have oil on them also.

Been doing this for a while now.
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Old 04-14-2019, 09:33 PM
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Did you neglect your 10k mile oil change?

You have a Cap(s) leaking.
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Old 04-14-2019, 09:39 PM
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They got a bad batch and like all high end left everyone in the wind and denied everything.

Classic high end move.
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Old 04-14-2019, 09:48 PM
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Sounds like a paper and oil cap ruptured...

Despite what folks may think, they don't last forever...especially any liquid-based cap e.g. paper and oil or electrolytic.
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Old 04-15-2019, 11:50 AM
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Sounds like a paper and oil cap ruptured...

Despite what folks may think, they don't last forever...especially any liquid-based cap e.g. paper and oil or electrolytic.
I agree. Don't use it until you have it checked out. What caps are in it?
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Old 04-15-2019, 12:18 PM
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Must be a British amp.
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Old 04-15-2019, 02:11 PM
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They got a bad batch and like all high end left everyone in the wind and denied everything.

Classic high end move.
Bet it wouldn't be that way if Dennis was still there.
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Old 04-15-2019, 02:51 PM
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Must be a British amp.
Remember the old maxim: If there's no oil under a British car, there's no oil in the British car.
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Old 04-15-2019, 02:56 PM
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Remember the old maxim: If there's no oil under a British car, there's no oil in the British car.
Q: Why don't the British build computers?

A: They haven't figured out a way to make them leak oil.

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Old 04-15-2019, 05:24 PM
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Bumper sticker that read:

The parts falling off this car are of the finest British workmanship.
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