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Old 12-27-2015, 09:40 AM   #1
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Full grey tank

I have a 2010 Cardinal. I am on vacation In the south and my grey tank will not drain. On my sensors the galley shows empty but the grey is full. I have the waste water valve pulled and nothing will come out. Is there a bypass somewhere? What am I doing wrong?
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Old 12-27-2015, 10:21 AM   #2
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Just out of curiosity, how many grey water tanks do you have. If you have more than 1, are you opening the right valve? I'm not familiar with your trailer.
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Old 12-27-2015, 10:37 AM   #3
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I believe I have two. A galley and grey. I am pulling the waste water valve and another valve that isn't labeled between the waste water and the sewage valve.
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Old 12-27-2015, 10:58 AM   #4
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So you have one for the kitchen and one for the bathroom, plus a black water. That makes 3 handles. Are you pulling both grey water valves open? One should empty just the kitchen and the other the bathroom grey water.
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Old 12-27-2015, 11:26 AM   #5
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Yes I am pulling both valves and nothing. My shower is backed up so I know it is full.
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Old 12-27-2015, 11:38 AM   #6
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Ok, what happens when you pull the black water valve? Close the grey valves 1st.
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Old 12-27-2015, 11:45 AM   #7
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What model Cardinal? Is this trailer new to you or have you had it a while and this problem just started?
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Old 12-27-2015, 01:27 PM   #8
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Ok so the left valve is the bathroom grey the middle valve is the black and the right valve is the kitchen grey. I have never just wanted to dump just the grey. I will have to relabel the valves. Thanks for the replies. I am sure I will have more as we are starting to travel long distance for vacation.
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Old 12-27-2015, 01:37 PM   #9
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Your shower drain may be full of hair and debris.
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Old 12-27-2015, 01:45 PM   #10
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Ok I presume all is good now??? I was watching the Lions game.
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