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Old 02-03-2008, 09:48 AM
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That looks like a pipe threaded fitting. Remove, clean the threads with a wire brush and reinstall with plumber's pipe dope. Probably teflon would be best. When reinstalling give it plenty of torque, it will take more than you think.

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