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Old 04-10-2017, 07:44 AM   #1
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Replace pressure gauge or buy new pressure regulator?

I have use a Valterra water pressure regulator with the liquid filled guage for about 4 years now. It has worked great but I left it in the RV over the winter and now it reads 100 psi even without being hooked up to the water.

So my question is, should I/can I just put a new gauge on it or replace it entirely? Any recommendations on a gauge if it can be replaced?

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Old 04-10-2017, 07:46 AM   #2
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Just replace the regulator it will be easy and solve your problem
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Old 04-10-2017, 08:05 AM   #3
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Just replace the regulator it will be easy and solve your problem
I'm guessing the OP doesn't want to spend another $55-60 for the complete unit.

Yes, I think I've seen oil-filled gauges being sold to screw into the original regulator.
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Those Glycerin filled gauges are pretty cheap on Amazon and other places. You just need to know the range and the fitting size. It's most likely 1/8" or 1/4" npt. The case size isn't really important unless it has to fit in a recessed niche.
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