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Old 07-20-2015, 01:20 PM   #11
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There is no tank sensor "float", if that's what you're thinking.
Just probes on the side of the tank.
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There is no tank sensor "float", if that's what you're thinking.
Just probes on the side of the tank.
wasnt sure how that worked, but am i possibly right in saying something in there was messing with the sensor?
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Old 07-20-2015, 01:29 PM   #13
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wasnt sure how that worked, but am i possibly right in saying something in there was messing with the sensor?
SURE!
Most don't even rely on the erratic tank sensors.
They are famous for their unreliability.
TP or poo get on them and they show full when it's not.
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just read a few other old post and i see how the sensors work now. So I am pretty sure, driving to the campground with a little matter in the tank threw off the sensor. Then moving it again with stuff in there fixed the issue this time.

similar to my post a few weeks back, i like these minor issues, i keep learning more and more about these modern units.
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Old 07-20-2015, 01:39 PM   #15
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The sensors are essentially just four screws attached to the tank at the various fluid levels. When the liquid in the tank touches the bottom screw and one of the upper screws, that light lights. If a piece of TP or just general sludge on the wall of the tank touches the two screws, it registers, Your gut feel is generally much more reliable than the sensors.
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Old 07-20-2015, 02:07 PM   #16
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Got it thanks. i guess before any travel it should be flushed out good. Previously i didnt think a few bathroom breaks would have affected much and clean out at home is a bit of a pain.

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