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Old 11-16-2012, 07:10 AM   #1
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Fresh water fill

2002 40 ft Travel Supreme. I am new to coach with water/dump bay area and valve operation. When I fill my fresh water it runs out of two hoses ( i understand low point hoses) but after I disconnect incoming water, they continue to drain until tank is empty. What configuration should valves be in??

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Not sure I understand. Are you saying that the water from the fresh water tank is leaking onto the ground or that it is coming out of your waste water tank onto the ground?

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Old 11-16-2012, 08:18 AM   #3
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The water goes from the inlet through the tank and out the drain lines. Maybe I am just not finding the drain cutoff valves
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:43 AM   #4
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Unless there is a cracked fitting somewhere, it sounds like the drain is open. Maybe another TS owner can advise on where it is. Most (but not all) coaches have a separate fresh tank drain valve, but a few use the low point drains for that.
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:48 AM   #5
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That does seem the most likely possibility, my drain hose petcock was located under a pullout drawer, took a while to find. If you can see where the approximate location under the motorhome that the water is draining from, it would at least put you in the general vicinity.
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My fifth wheel has a low point drains with screw in caps. Check the lines for threads which could mean you need to screw a cap on.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:21 AM   #7
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Thanks all for your insights...will check when I get home!!

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