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Old 09-10-2014, 02:01 PM   #11
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My Hemisphere would self drain until I installed a plug on the breather line. The one way fill check valve does not allow the release to the flow pressure back out a the top fill area as the open mouth fill does. A vacuum is created at the over flow tube and gallons of water are siphoned out.
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My Hemisphere would self drain until I installed a plug on the breather line. The one way fill check valve does not allow the release to the flow pressure back out a the top fill area as the open mouth fill does. A vacuum is created at the over flow tube and gallons of water are siphoned out.
I installed a length of hose that loops over my LPG tank and I zip tied it off. I then placed a PVC valve at the bottom so I can drain any residual water out. I fill the tank until I get water climbing the loop or even if it spills out, once I turn the water off it doesn't siphon.

Before even after it stopped draining I could see water hitting the ground where turning or stopping would cause the siphon to start again and dump gallons on the ground. Now, I don't lose a drop on the road.

I even asked the dealer to apply the FR repair I've heard about but they said what I did was much more effective and they might look into doing similar to others with the issue.
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