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Old 09-20-2012, 08:55 AM   #1
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Dometic toilet spare parts

Have a Dometic 310 manual toilet- foot pedal type. 2 years old. Gets a lot of use on the road. Concerned of failure at some point -some remote location. Would like to know what "back up parts" one should have on hand ? Is there a replacement parts package or such available? Is there a common failure on these things?

Like to be preparred. Appreciate any advice,

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Old 09-20-2012, 09:15 AM   #2
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Only 2 years old I wouldn't be concerned. The first thing to fail would probably be the seal the ball rotates in. If that happens, the bowl won't hold water very long. Other than that, the water valve may wear out and start leaking. I just replaced all the working parts in my 14 year old Dometic when the seal wore out, while I was replacing it. Took about 30 mins and $100.

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I recently had a vac break fail on my 25 y/o Thetford. 1st fail ever, been RV'n since '80.
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I have a replacement pack ready....

a complete Dometic 310 - new in the box - they are extremely reasonably priced when on sale
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Old 09-20-2012, 05:17 PM   #5
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Our previous unit's Thetford Lasted 15 years without any problem, but we only full time 3 years.
Now full timing for 3 years with a unit with a Dometic 210 in our new unit I changed the seal twice and ready to install the 3rd. I bought 3 seals the last time at a great price, so still have 2 spares. Its to find where I stored them Ha ha ha.
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Thanks to all for suggestions. Guess I will relax for a couple years and look for replacement pack, seals.

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Old 09-22-2012, 09:06 PM   #7
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replacement parts $

some of you listed you got good prices on replacement parts for dometic toilets. where did you get yours from. i hate to pay to much . thank you.

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