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Old 08-17-2013, 07:29 PM   #1
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what is this valve for?

I noticed a drip under the coach. There are two plastic pipes routed out the bottom in front of the freshwater tank. One is the over flow. The other one is the one that is dripping. I looked in the first basement and found there is a valve that looks like a holding tank drain valve. It's a little tight in this area, but I could not see a handle. Is there a pull handle for this drain vale somewhere?
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I noticed a drip under the coach. There are two plastic pipes routed out the bottom in front of the freshwater tank. One is the over flow. The other one is the one that is dripping. I looked in the first basement and found there is a valve that looks like a holding tank drain valve. It's a little tight in this area, but I could not see a handle. Is there a pull handle for this drain vale somewhere?
Could it be an A/C drain?
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Old 08-17-2013, 07:37 PM   #3
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Could it be a low point drain or water tank drain. Try to get a photo and post it.
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Old 08-17-2013, 07:44 PM   #4
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It is a drain for the fresh water tank.
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Okay, I guess it worked?
The pictures are up side down.
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That does look like a gray tank drain slide valve. If you put a mirror back there is there a pull rod or cable leading away from the rectangular end of the valve?
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As Mule Skinner stated: It's the drain for the fresh water tank. The on/off control is a "T" handle on a cable and it should be located on the driver's side, mounted in the basement on the bulkhead wall that has the propane tank on the other side.
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In addition to the dump valve pictured above, your fresh water tank has two vent pipes--one in prox to the dump valve and one in prox to your black/grey tanks. Depending on model year, your front AC may also drain in the tank area.
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