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Old 08-24-2013, 01:52 PM   #11
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First trip leaking regulator?

This is our first trip in our 2013 Sunseeker and all our propane is gone and we hear a hissing noise when we turn on the gas. My husband tried to locate leak with sudsy water to no avail. Thank God our gas detector worked and woke us up. It seems odd that regulator could already be bad. I find this quite discouraging
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Old 10-21-2013, 09:00 PM   #12
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Well lets chalk up another propane regulator that has bit the dust.

Just picked up my 2012 Berkshire from the dealer I had doing some work on the coach for me. I found the hissing regulator when I got to my storage location. I was walking around the coach checking compartments to make sure they were secure. Smelled propane at the front of the coach and then heard the hissing as I got by the left front wheel.

I turned off the supply valve and the hissing stopped. Left it off and will order a replacement.

Does anyone know the part number or if another regulator from Amazon or Camping World is a direct fit replacement?
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:20 AM   #13
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On Amazon search "Camco 59323 RV regulator"

You may also find a replacement in big box hardware stores in the lawn and garden area (for propane grills). I found one at Menard's. Get a can of pipe sealant (for gas lines). A couple of wrenches and about 15 minutes will get you going again.
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Old 10-23-2013, 02:45 PM   #14
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Had mine replaced already for the same problem in my '14 Berk with less than 3000 miles. Dealer replacement under warranty when I was having it winterized.
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Old 10-23-2013, 09:16 PM   #15
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I'm on my 3rd regulator. This time I purchased one like the original and a similar one made by Camco. If I blow the one that is currently installed I plan to try the Camco. Hope it's a better product!
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Old 10-24-2013, 09:46 PM   #16
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I did the replacement today after ordering the Camco 59323 RV regulator from Amazon. Since this part seems to fail more often than you would think I decided to order two. I ordered the second one to keep as a spare for future use either for myself or a fellow camper if theirs fails.

Took about 15 minutes, at the most, and that included mixing up the soap and water and performing the leak test. The Camco regulator is a direct fit.

I took both natural gas / propane tape and natural gas / propane thread sealant for the install. I decided to try the Natural Gas / Propane tape (less mess) to seal the threads and it worked great. No leaks!
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