Originally Posted by reelthreat
Wish I would've known about the cap thing... mine cracked and water got in the reservoir. Also, the motor corroded and went out. Easy to replace but still wish it was made better.
I started putting the cap on then putting a hose clamp around the cap and snug it down, figured it may help to keep it it from splitting. The plastic seems to get brittle after a couple years and splits down the side of the cap.