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Old 08-03-2016, 03:32 PM   #11
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If the unit is only 3 months old, there should be NO CHARGE from the dealer to look at it.
I suggest he find another dealer.

I realize you are trying to help a fellow camper but I too agree.. those level indicators (even when you think they are working) are useless.

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Old 08-03-2016, 04:14 PM   #12
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We had the fresh water indicator quit. I checked behind the panel and everything was ok. I crawled under the trailer to check the module that connects to the tank probes. (Actually a resistor network). What I found was 3 bare wires and no module. Apparently the bright red color attracted a ground squirrel and he took it home with him. Found replacement online and bought a couple of spares.

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Old 08-03-2016, 06:48 PM   #13
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Is the camper new (3 months old) or a used new to them (3 months old) unit ? .... not really clear as to the year in the OPs original post .


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Old 08-03-2016, 06:59 PM   #14
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tank monitors

Black tank flush, again and again and again until it reads empty. I had no idea how many lumps get left behind until I had a black tank flush. Will never be without one now. Grey tanks are infamous for clogging and of course there is no tank flush, which there should be. Mine was stuck on one third for weeks and suddenly it read empty. Grey not as critical tho, cause it probably is a piece of food or soap scum. Very different with black tank as it is usually a turd. Nice to get rid of those little devils.
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Old 08-24-2016, 10:13 PM   #15
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Checkout installing an iSeries tank monitoring system. It uses copper foil tape on the outside of the tanks. I've used these on 3 campers now and they are accurate 99% of the time. They also show 1% increments. Cost is around $300 plus your time to install and does require running new wires, but definitely worth it. I also hear Sealevel is an similar system that works well.
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Old 08-25-2016, 06:56 PM   #16
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Best to clean tanks seems to be household dish washer liquid . Put a half tank water in a cup of dish wash in go drive to next stop drain it. Dish soap will clean the probes.

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