Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-02-2017, 06:24 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
tugboat369's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: MT Airy, NC
Posts: 577
Water pump placement

When dewinterizeing our Columbus 320 RS the water pump failed to pull a suction. No problem just unscrew the panel and find the problem but Noooooooo .
I remove the panel in the basement behind the water hook up center but Noooooooo it is not there so I put it back. Then I figured it was behind the panel on the center back wall in the basement.
I then remove that panel and can't believe what I see Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_20170402_154434111.jpg
Views:	84
Size:	83.0 KB
ID:	133665 but Noooooo pump. I then look around behind the panel that is glued to the aluminum frame work at first I don't see the pump and then I think I see it I think. Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_20170402_154423905.jpg
Views:	97
Size:	89.8 KB
ID:	133666 also there is wiring and hoses going through the panel.
It then took 1 1/2 hours to remove the pump after I removed the panel with out breaking it. After dealing with striped screws I descover a coil of wire and water lines long enough to move behind the water station were there is plenty of room and easier to get to.

Who is the idiot or idiots that designed it that way.
I will be rebuilding the pump tomarrow and puting it in it's new location.
__________________

__________________
Camping from 2008, Life member Good Sam / KOA / iRV2
2014 Columbus 320RS
2011 Ford, F250, 6.7D, SRW
tugboat369 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-02-2017, 07:58 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Kenny kustom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 3,467
Yup.. my sabre looked the exact same.
__________________
2017 Dynamax Isata 4
Kenny kustom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
pump, water, water pump

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:49 AM.


×