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Old 12-29-2015, 01:07 PM   #1
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Water pump

Happy holidays to all my FR family.
I have a 2014 FR 5th wheel (37fl) and I'm needing to replace water pump.
Has anyone done this. Where is it located and degree of difficulty.
I think it went south because it just won't siphon water up to faucets.
Thanks a head of time.
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Old 12-29-2015, 02:09 PM   #2
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Not being a jerk here but if you don't know where it is located and don't know how to change it... are you sure it is bad? Replacing a pump because you 'think it's fried' doesn't seem like a logical diagnosis.
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:34 PM   #3
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Not a problem. I certainly will not replace if I find it to be working I will not replace.....now that would be "stupid". I just need to locate and get a visual on it and go from there. I don't really know for sure where it's located.
It is not siphoning and I've opened all the faucets for long periods of time and nothing.
Thanks for the replay 5picker.........happy trails
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:37 PM   #4
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Is there a valve for winterizing to pull in antifreeze? I don't know if this would help, but it should be fairly close to where the FW tank is, maybe pass-side.
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:40 PM   #5
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I'll look........thanks
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:42 PM   #6
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I don't have a 5er, but my pump is in the same location as the filter and next to bottom of FW tank. Hope this helps.
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:44 PM   #7
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By the way, mine blew the fuse at the pump and didn't work. Thought I NEEDED A PUMP, replaced fuse all good. CW didn't know there was a fuse there!
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Old 12-29-2015, 04:48 PM   #8
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Did you have your unit winterized? If so, the winterizing valve may still be in the service position. If so it will only suck air. If the unit was not winterized. Turn it on and listen you should be able to hear it vibrating. Do not leave on for extended periods with no water.
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Old 12-29-2015, 05:19 PM   #9
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look for city water input.....mine is in very bottom cab. behind false wall.
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Old 12-29-2015, 11:22 PM   #10
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I believe it is behind your docking station.(pictured below) Stick you head in the compartment and you should see a black plastic curved panel. The panel pulls out from one side. Its been years since I looked at it so my memory may not be as accurate as I would like.
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