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Old 06-30-2012, 07:49 AM   #1
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water system in 1979 Rockwood

ok folks...I bought this camper used obviously. Well the previous owner removed the fresh water holding tank for whatever reason...well I am thinking I would like to replace the tank and get the water working in my camper....just in case I want to use it.

Now the problem is I dont know how the water system works in the camper....I need someone to look at their system in an old camper and give me an idea how the system works. I know that their is a fill port on the side of the trailer and a city hook up, most of the hoses are still in the trailer but am thinking that the pump and the tank are the only things gone.

Any help??

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Old 06-30-2012, 01:22 PM   #2
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on our old popups, the water tank was under one of the dinette benches.
it didn't have a water pump. most older popups had a hand pump water spigot.

you could take it to a local popup dealer and see if they could help.
i'd bet yours never had a electric water pump but doesn't mean you can't install one.
what kind of faucet does it have? can you post some pics of your sink?
ours had a single faucet for city water, no hot, and the hand pump for tank water.

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Old 06-30-2012, 01:30 PM   #3
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I am inclined to think you are exactly on track. I will be opening the camper this afternoon and will snap some pics then .... But I think you are on track with the layout of what I had before I got it.
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