Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-13-2015, 05:51 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Texas
Posts: 8
Rookie question

Just purchase a 2014 forest river heritage Glenn 272BH. We took it out for first trip last weekend. Control panel says there are 2 gray water tanks but dealer showed only one release valve for both gray and black water tanks. At first I thought it was just an extra button since some models do have 2 gray tanks. However, the tank showed "E" at the beginning of our trip and the 2/3 at the end, even after emptying tanks. So is it possible there is another tank I'm not aware of? I have read that sometimes models have separate gray tanks for sinks and showers. Note: the freshwater tank is empty as well...help a rookie out!
__________________

__________________
dandrew10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2015, 06:12 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 180
My 38Fl has a second pull handle away from the other two handles. One gray tank handles the kitchen and the other handles the bathroom and laundry.

You will get a better response if you post this question in the forum of the trailer's brand.

Good luck,
Don
__________________

__________________
Don and Michele
3 Adult Children - 4 Granddaughters
Present campsite - future homesitehttps://i246.photobucket.com/albums/gg119/dmdrj5/lake/dividingcreekviewfromhouselocation.jpg?t=120311985  4
dmdrj5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2015, 06:14 PM   #3
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Posts: 545
Well I'm pretty much a rookie also but crawl under the trailer and have a look. If your gauge says that you still have gray water, you probably do. There's got to be another dump valve somewhere! Someone here will set you straight.
__________________
larryo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-13-2015, 07:51 PM   #4
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: North Idaho
Posts: 99
Many trailers, 5th wheels included, will have 2 grey tanks, one for bathroom and one for kitchen depending on your floor plan. Our older 5th wheel had two valves one for each grey tank, first one with the blank flush and the second in the back at a separate hookup and drain. With our 2015 trailer there is still 2 grey tanks but it has a long pipe that connects it with the main drain so only one hose hookup but you still must walk towards the back and pull that grey tank separately. When I'm draining I just hook up the drain hose and start at the rear grey, the kitchen drain in ours, let it drain for a while, close it and move forward, drain the black then drain the bathroom drain since with the shower that's usually more water to flush out the residue of the black then the kitchen anyway. But yes as others have said, if you have a panel showing 2 greys, you've got 2 greys to drain!
__________________
Tdbrn is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
roo

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




ForestRiverForums.com is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:07 PM.