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Water in hydraulic system

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Does anyone on here have any tips or tricks to get all the water out of a hydraulic system? I e been fighting water in my hydraulics on my tractor for awhile now. I've been changing it regularly and the filter get costly doing it so often. It is getting better but it is getting old. Am looking for some advice on the matter thanks for any input
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Yep - get the oil hot (somehow) and steam off the moisture. Remember when things get hot they expand and when cool contract. Large cast iron reservoirs will exchange more air than you think during this process and with it brings moisture in (from the air).
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