Solution 1: if the leak is emanating from the surface, there is a small puncture in the bladder or surface, causing the leak. Now, inflate the ball until it is 70-80% full. Buy a ball repair sealant RL420 and shake it well. Then wet the sealant can’s insertion needle with water and push it all the way into the valve.
Easy way to replace old leaky air valve / nipple on a basketball or any other ball
Push the inflator needle into the ball's valve hole, then re-inflate the ball gently by using a hand pump. Fill the ball to its recommended pressure setting and do not over-inflate. Valve Leak. Insert a wet inflating needle into the valve hole several times to clean dirt from the valve. Insert a toothpick into the valve hole if the leak persists.
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Re: Leaking basketball valve. from that site it looked like the replacement kit was like $35-50, which is around the same price as a new ball. I don't think those are replacement kits on the sides, it doesn't look anything like a valve or anything that would be able to pull out the valve (Like in the instructions).
To mend this leak, inflate the ball until it is about 75 percent full. Use a ball repair sealant that can be found at your local sporting goods store. Wet the sealant can’s insertion needle with water, then push it all the way into the valve. Spray the repair sealant into the ball for five to six seconds. Inflate the ball fully.