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Old 08-24-2011, 02:00 PM   #1
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Question fresh water tank drip help

Just finished a week of dry docking, but got a surprise when I went to check my fresh water level. it was almost empty. Under the mh I found the fresh water tank drain dripping out of the drain tube. I tried opening and shutting the valve but couldn't get it to stop. We got by with a little help from the creek we were camped by.(We boiled the water and besides if I get giardia again I could stand to loose a few pounds)

Any one have this happen before? I am home now and flushed it out but it still drips. I see there is an access panel by the elbow coming off the drain. I would appreciate any advice, thanks.

My motor home is a 2000 Winnebago Journey....

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Old 08-24-2011, 02:15 PM   #2
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Sounds like it might be time to change the valve or find something to use as a plug in the end of the drain tube.

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Old 08-24-2011, 04:11 PM   #3
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Not sure if this will help, check the drain valve if it is like mine you got to turn it really hard to keep it from dripping, Good Luck.
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