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Old 07-22-2010, 04:45 PM   #1
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Filling the fresh water tank

Have a dumb question here. I had a Georgetown before this and when I would fill the fresh water tank, I would just let it go until I saw the water running out the overflow vent. I have not noticed an overflow vent on my Berkshire. Is there a danger of overfilling the freshwater tank in this rig?

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Old 07-22-2010, 05:11 PM   #2
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Can't help you there. When we travel, we carry very little water. IMHO, the less weight we carry, the better the mileage.

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Old 07-23-2010, 02:07 AM   #3
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I have an 08 and the overflow vent tube is located on the right side of the fresh water tank. I have filled it to the tube connection on the tank before, but I have never filled it until it ran out of the tube. Hope this helps.

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Old 07-23-2010, 08:42 AM   #4
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It carries more than the gas jobs, I just have my son watch the lights inside until all 4 light up and call it a day. Probably could fit 5-10 more gallons in, but usually don't bother
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