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Old 03-01-2013, 07:48 AM   #1
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Fresh water inlet check Valve replacement

Has anyone had to replace the fresh water inlet check valve? If so, what is involved in replacing it? Is there enough 'play' in the tubing behind the valve to pull it out so the valve can be replaced or must the panel be removed?
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Old 03-01-2013, 08:39 AM   #2
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It depends on the manufacturer of your particular inlet valve.

Most involve total replacement. Remove screws slide a knife behind the plastic face and cut away sealant. pull unit out and remove hose; install new unit to hose; re-goop and screw it back into place.

A temp fix can be made with a hose check valve screwed into the city water port.
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