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Old 09-05-2018, 01:33 PM   #1
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Fresh water tank

Iím hooking to city water to fill fresh water tank but tank is not filling. Is there a shutoff or anything Iím missing. Have a rockwood mini 2502
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Old 09-05-2018, 01:37 PM   #2
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Most of the Mini's I've seen have a gravity fill for filling the tank. Should look something like this:



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Old 09-05-2018, 01:42 PM   #3
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Iím hooking to city water to fill fresh water tank but tank is not filling. Is there a shutoff or anything Iím missing. Have a rockwood mini 2502
I'm not familiar with your unit. Your "hooking to city water" implies you don't have a gravity fill type opening where you just stick a hose in - but that you are screwing the hose into a fitting. Is that correct? Any chance you could post a pic of that fitting?
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Old 09-05-2018, 02:14 PM   #4
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I screw in my hose to trailer
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Old 09-05-2018, 02:16 PM   #5
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I screw in my hose to trailer
That's the city water connection, NOT for filling the FW tank.
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Old 09-05-2018, 02:26 PM   #6
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I have water flowing into water pump but not out the other side. I donít think previous owner ever filled water tank. Should pump be in on or off position when filling
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Old 09-05-2018, 02:27 PM   #7
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Where do I fill the tank then. Iím so confused
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Old 09-05-2018, 02:30 PM   #8
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Where do I fill the tank then. I’m so confused
You should have a cap/fitting like that shown in Post #2 above. Remove the cap, insert the end of a hose into it as best you can, and it gravity fills from the hose.

Note that in the pic in Post #2, there's a small screen at about the 7 o'clock position. That is your tank vent. Air should be coming out of it as your tank fills.

I attached a generic RV plumbing pic to your other post, here.

http://www.forestriverforums.com/for...ml#post1920212

Your TT doesn't use your city water connection to fill the FW tank.
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Most of the Mini's I've seen have a gravity fill for filling the tank. Should look something like this:



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Old 09-05-2018, 02:33 PM   #10
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Omg I found the fill . It is gravity just like you said. Thx so much. Canít believe I didnít figure this one out. I am going to need much help in future I think lol
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I have water flowing into water pump but not out the other side. I donít think previous owner ever filled water tank. Should pump be in on or off position when filling
Pump should be OFF if your FW tank is empty or if using "city" water.
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You might want to sanitize that tank if it hasn't been used or even if it has.
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Old 09-05-2018, 07:11 PM   #13
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You might want to sanitize that tank if it hasn't been used or even if it has.
Here's a thread on sanitizing:

http://www.forestriverforums.com/for...nk-142923.html
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Purge all the air in the system by opening each water fixture to blow all the air out of the system.
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