Jayco RV Owners Forum
 


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 05-18-2015, 02:26 AM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 65
Water pump location on 31.5FBHS

OK, I give up ... I can't find where the water pump is located on my 5th wheel.
Anyone else with a 31.5FBHS out there who can tell me where to find the water pump?

My pump has always made a lot of racket and "hammering", I'd like to get in there and see how the set up is and what I can change to better isolate it or upgrade it to a better one.

Any pointers would be helpful.

Thanks,
__________________

__________________
-Chip
2013 Jayco Eagle 31.5 FBHS
2011 Ford F250 SuperDuty Crew Cab 4x4 Diesel
chlinthi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 07:08 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
Grumpy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Where ever the boss says we're going.
Posts: 5,037
It's probably located behind the utility panel, or in that general area.
__________________

__________________
DISNEY LOVERS
PINNACLE 2015 38FLSA. aka: "Roam Sweet Home"
Grumpy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 07:33 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
mike837go's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Campbell Hall
Posts: 2,837
1) turn on a facet and try to locate the source of the noise of the pump cycling.
2) Open every cupboard and look behind every panel until you find it.
3) You may have to remove an 'access panel' to get to the little bugger.


My last TT had it behind 4 screws right next to the door.
The new TT has it below and to the left of the fridge, behind an ordinary cabinet door.
__________________
TT 2015 19RD "TheJayco"
TV 2003 F-350 "Montblanc" - Housebroken chore truck


Sitting in The Cheap Seats.
And proud of it!
mike837go is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 08:26 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Missouri City, The Republic of Texas
Posts: 3,002
On our 5th access is in the basement behind the water controls. Removing one of the basement walls gets me in.
__________________
Cheers,
T_

2013 F-350 CC SB 2WD 6.7PS
2013 Eagle Premier 351 RLTS
-SOLD- 2012 X23B
-SOLD- 2003 Ford Expedition 5.4, Bilstein shocks
RedHorse1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 09:51 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: north az
Posts: 305
Most of my "hammering" was due vibration where water pipes touched something. Bought pipe insulators from Home Depot and installed where I could reach. Then bought the flex pipe kit to hook on both sides of pump. Much quitter now. Pump is almost always be hind a removal panel, and near fresh water tank.
arkhillbilly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 01:38 PM   #6
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Minot
Posts: 6
water pump

Your water pump is under the bottom drawer in the kitchen. Pull out the drawer and you should be OK. At least that's where it was on my 2011. By the way mine hammered also. Never did anything about it thought. I hear adding a expansion tank gets rid of the noise.
3500 Ram Diesel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2015, 02:57 PM   #7
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Oklahoma panhandle
Posts: 435
Although I've never looked for it (or never used it) I do believe I have saw it right where 3500 Ram said it was. Remove the bottom drawer or the Hot Water access panel under the fridg, it should be there.
__________________

Shorty Cox is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

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


» Virginia State Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 03:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.