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Old 01-23-2011, 02:53 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by mtnguy View Post
Before going to the cost and trouble of replacing the regulator, make sure that is not the check valves in the pigtails (hoses). I took my Surveyor back to the dealer because of a "singing" regulator, but they found that the regulator was OK, but the check valves in both pigtails were faulty. The replaced the hoses, and no more noise.

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Hello Mtnguy,

We too have a "chirping" regulator...and the dealer also changed it out and the same problem resulted.

I will make sure we get the pigtails checked! Great place to start.


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Old 01-26-2011, 08:05 PM   #12
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Chirping regulator fixed by changing out the pigtails also. Only happened when I was camping and took the dealer two tries to duplicate and fix. It's happy now just in time for me to trade it in.....

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Old 01-26-2011, 10:25 PM   #13
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It's happy now just in time for me to trade it in.....

I've been there too...thank you for the chuckle! Glad I'm not the only one...


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