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Old 07-14-2014, 06:04 AM   #1
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X17z fresh water tank

Stupid question here. How do I know when my fresh tank is full. We took it out once so far. When I was filling the tank water started pouring out of a hose underneath. Is that the over flow?? Does that mean the tank is full?
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Old 07-14-2014, 12:28 PM   #2
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Yes it is overflow. The overflow can't handle it all if you are still filling. Aside from the inside monitor, I simply look under the camper a look at the side of the tank. Most of the time you can see the water level in the tank.
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I find that air can't escape the tank as water is being added, and so I see water coming out of the overflow hose, even when the tank is not full.

I Slow down the fill rate and gett better results
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