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Old 06-26-2016, 06:20 PM   #1
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water in belly pan leaked some the back

So I just returned from a long weekend,, and I could use some advice. 2008 25ft, Safari SE. As I was pulling out of the site today... I had a bunch of water running out of the belly pan, on the opposite side of the back sewer plumbing.... Now a couple of things happened before. One, we had strong down-pours all night,,,,, I checked every corner and nook in the AS, and found no water on the floor, inside the AS. Secondly, I blasted water into the black tank, through the Flush hook-up, to clean it out, just prior to leaving....

I am suspecting the BlackWater tank flush connection has a leak some where before it goes into the tank??,,,,,but I am too new to this AS stuff, so I could use some wisdom,,,,, Thanks in advance

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Old 06-26-2016, 06:30 PM   #2
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Possibly related to your black tank flush piping as you suggest, , but could also have just been that rainwater found a path to get directly into the belly pan - maybe from openings near the A frame? - and laid in the belly pan until you moved the trailer to leave?

Try your black tank flush again during dry weather!



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Old 06-26-2016, 06:54 PM   #3
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You probably have a leak in the outer skin. It is not getting into the coach, but draining into the belly pan. As long as the belly pan drains it MIGHT be OK.
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Old 06-26-2016, 07:05 PM   #4
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TG and Brian,,, thanks,,, I just had AS in Jackson Center do a full air pressure test on the unit,,, and resealed everything....... I know, they could have missed something,,,, but I have never had this problem before,,,,, so I am trying to narrow it down to what happened different, or recently,,, and all I can come up with, is the consistent down-pour, and the blackwater spray connection...

I will try the blackwater Spray again, as it will be dry and 80 tomorrow. I suppose its possible I had rain find its way on the A frame or other connnected area around the frame.... Thanks for the advice....
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