Mobile Site Follow Iceshanty at Twitter Iceshanty Facebook Page Iceshanty Youtube Channel
Ice Fishing Shanty
Home | ThinIce | Chat | Pictures | Archives | ProShop | Militia | Sponsors
Visit Auger Tow Enterprises Website
Auger Tow
Apr 21, 2014, 01:16 AM
MyFishFinder.com
Just like iceshanty but warmer

Miss activation email? Check your spam folder! | Forgot password?

Author Topic: Eskimo Mako Leaking at the gas tank  (Read 1050 times)

pasch1bm

  • IceShanty Rookie
  • **
  • Posts: 55
  • Location: Rockford MI
  • Join Date: Dec 2008

Eskimo Mako Leaking at the gas tank
« on: Jan 07, 2011, 05:03 PM »
So i've got a 1yr old eskimo mako 8" 43cc. Love it and has been a great auger for me so far. I do have an issue that i noticed at the start of this season. I have a very slow gas leak from the tank. Without taking it apart I am pretty sure it is leaking from the bottom where the two bolts go into the tank to secure it. Wondering if anyone has taken one apart and if i can simply replace a few rubber o-rings or if i should just buy the replacement tank from Eskimo. Wondering if this is a common prolem and if there is an easy fix.

Thanks for any help!

Just roll em in some Drakes!

finchasr

  • IceShanty Rookie
  • **
  • Posts: 39
  • Location: Far enough West of Chicago....
  • Join Date: Jan 2011

  • Wishin' I was Fishin'
Re: Eskimo Mako Leaking at the gas tank
« Reply #1 on: Jan 08, 2011, 08:47 AM »
Pasch - I have the same auger - had the same problem from day 1. Dealt with it all last season but called Ardisam before the warranty ran out. (only had a few days left!) Told them the problem, faxed purchase date info and they sent me a new tank in a few days no charge. Switched tanks and its all good now. I love my MO!! Good Luck w/ yours...

 

Iceshanty.com sponsored in part by:
Marmish | FishUSA | Marcum | Fish307 | Jiffy | Muck Boots | Frabill | FleetFarm | Lindy | Glens | Cabelas
Home | ThinIce | Chat | Pictures | Archives | ProShop | GearShop | Militia | Sponsors

Ice Fishing @ www.iceshanty.com Fishing @ www.myfishfinder.com Hunting @ www.myhuntingforum.com

Contact | Sponsor IceShanty.com | Disclaimer
©1996- IceShanty.com
All Rights Reserved