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Old 10-17-2016, 11:45 AM   #1
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Roof Question 360IBL Problem?

I was feeling ambitious this morning so I decided to clean my roof. While doing so, I noticed I may be missing a cap. A quick search didn't reveal any answers. Should there be a cap on this vent pipe? I can't even tell what its venting.
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Old 10-17-2016, 02:34 PM   #2
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You are certainly missing the cover on that vent... It should be for either the black or big grey tank, but I am not sure.

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Old 10-18-2016, 02:21 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by mchat1 View Post
Should there be a cap on this vent pipe?
The trailer should have come with a cap (grey or black tank vent), but it isn't essential. It just keeps rain and bugs from getting into the holding tank.

My old 5er was missing the cap for 5 years. A tree branch took off the original. I replaced it and later that year it was missing. I just left it.

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Old 10-18-2016, 02:29 PM   #4
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Replace the cap they are inexpensive and like others have said keep stuff out of your holding tanks.
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Old 10-19-2016, 01:24 PM   #5
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Supposed to look like the lower one in the picture
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Old 10-19-2016, 05:40 PM   #6
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Replace it. All you need if a a few small leaves to go down that and then you have a bigger problem with a stopped up drain.

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