Plastic oozing thorugh hot end

I want to make sure that the problem here is the assembly, before I take anything apart. I think I might've not screwed the bolt that connects the hot end to the extruder correctly, and it lets the plastic ooze out. Has anyone had the same problem?

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This is due to the nozzle not being tight enough against the heat break inside the hotend. Once it's at temp, you might notice that you can tighten it a bit more. 

 

I hope this helps!

 

Best,

Maddie - 3D Hubs

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You may want to revisit the install/assembly instructions for that hot end.  Typically once the nozzle is installed you would heat it and snug it down.

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