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Olympia Safety Valve Leaking

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Is your Olympia Safety Valve leaking? 

There's a few reason why this may happen. 

  • The pressure in the boiler is set to high and the valve is releasing the additional pressure for your protection. The pressure may be too high due to a bad pressurestat. Test your pressure to make sure it's correct. We recommend a pressure of 0.8 to 1 Bar. 

If your pressure is too high first try to adjust the pressure-stat using the adjustment screw on the pressure-stat. If your machine does not have a pressure gauge you will need one to adjust the pressure correctly. 

If the pressurestat does not adjust correctly you will need to replace it with a new one.

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