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by qbeanie
My drain plug appears to be leaking. The plastic washer does not compress. Any recommended replacements?
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by Ignoramus
Originally Posted by qbeanie
Thanks guys. In my haste to stop work this summer because of record heat in Phoenix, I forgot to torque the plug. That’s why the gasket did not compress. I feel stupid for asking the question. I will be looking for some copper washers this plastic does not seem like it will last very long. 🥴

dont worry about feeling stupid for asking the question just think of how stupid you would have felt if it had vibrated out on a long run ......good catch !
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