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Air compressor is sluggish and will not auto shut off
My compressor is a Sanborn P30E30PC #HP with 30 Gal portable tank. I think MAT Holdings owns this brand, as well as the Coleman brand. I did not see the Sanborn brand in the category selection
I have two concerns.
1. My air compressor is sluggish at startup (even when the tank is empty). By sluggish I mean the pump sounds slow. After running for a minute or two, the pump picks up speed. Then, the pump may or may not slow down again until the set psi is reached. What might cause this problem and how should I repair?
2. Once the set psi is reached, the auto shut off fails to pow