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Old 04-01-2011, 02:15 PM   #1
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City water or holding tank water?

Thanks to everyone for all the helpful info on this forum. This question has probably been asked bit I can't seem to find it. If I am connected to city water at a campground and also have freshwater in my holding tank and I want to use just freshwater is it simply turning on pump and I am using holding tank water or do I disconnect hose to tt.


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Old 04-01-2011, 02:18 PM   #2
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Turn your pump on. Disconnect the hose and you'll be using your water in the fresh water tank. Otherwise if the hose is on the pressure would be high enough that the pump would not run.


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Old 04-01-2011, 02:20 PM   #3
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Old 04-01-2011, 06:53 PM   #4
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All you have to do is shut off the city water supply valve where you hook your hose to. Then turn on you pump and you use you water, if you want to use the city water shut the pump off and open the valve at the source again. Not sure why you would be in that situation but it will work, now if your not planning on using city water just don't hook up.

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Old 04-02-2011, 11:29 AM   #5
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We usually head out on a trip with the potable tank full. We're very lucky that Anacortes has some of the best quality water in the country. We usually hook up at the CG, and we use the city water for everything except drinking (us and the dogs) and cooking.

The rig was new to us last July, so I haven't had a chance to add a solenoid valve to the city inlet yet. Until I do, we just go outside and shut the city water off to use our on-board supply.
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Old 04-02-2011, 04:45 PM   #6
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Thanks for the replys

I have found that in some places the water is limestone tasting and being from Memphis we gave very good water so was just wanting to figure out how to drink my water

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