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Old 05-08-2014, 10:43 AM   #1
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My KIB monitor not accurate for fresh water reading

It read 1/3 full when we got home. This is a 90 gallon FW tank. I drained to the last drop using a five gallon bucket.

Fifteen gallons came out. KIB said E for empty. My feeble brain says about thirty gallons should have come out.

This is the KIB K22WH, I think.

Black and Grey tank readings are always off.......

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Old 05-10-2014, 10:26 PM   #2
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This is my first reply so I do not have a lot of experience. Everyone on this site has been so helpful to me I feel compelled to return the favor. I purchased an older RV with the same monitor and had the same problem. I took it to camping world and had it replaced and it worked worse. If I had it to do over again I would live without monitors. You can get a feel for all the tank levels over time. I just have a feeling that the sensors in the tank fail and it is prohibitively expensive to replace those. Hope this helped you.

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Old 05-11-2014, 03:28 PM   #3
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These gauges have sensors mounted on the exterior of tanks, should be a lot better. I have just "lived" with the inaccuracy of mine.

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