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Old 07-01-2015, 03:54 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Herk7769 View Post
If your pump is back leaking into the fresh water tank due to a bad water pump check valve (a rubber disk located at the center of Part #2 in the diagram and not shown for clarity), you can save your trip with a stop at Lowes or any hardware store.

Pick up an inline check valve and install it on the water pump (whichever direction the flow is based on the fitting's threads). You may need a union (F-F) to match it up in the right direction. You want the water to only flow from the tank to the camper; not the other direction.

When you get home, connect to a city water source and try to back flush the pump to clear it; if that fails to fix it, you can repair the valve body or replace the pump.
Herk, That is not a bad idea at all. I never thought of that.....

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Old 07-01-2015, 06:29 AM   #22
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Once owned a StarCraft Pop-Up,,, must have had a small leak,,, never new it until the floor got soft in one spot !!! Vinyl on the top,,, Stainless Steel underbelly !!!

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