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Old 09-02-2014, 03:03 PM   #1
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water pump

I just purchased my first airstream 2 weeks ago and I cannot get the water pump to come on. My airstream is a 2004 16 foot bambie. Is there a separate switch other than the one by the sink? Is there a switch on the pump itself under the seat cushion? Everything else works great.

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Old 09-02-2014, 04:47 PM   #2
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If you have a 12 volt test light, that would be ideal to check if the pump is getting power. If you don't have a 12 volt test light, go buy one now.

They're pretty cheap at auto parts stores.

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Old 09-02-2014, 09:43 PM   #3
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yes, I have done that and no power is getting to the pump

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Old 09-02-2014, 09:55 PM   #4
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Is there a in line fuse to pump? As I have never seen pump without fuse. Use tester to see if power comes into fuse and out or check fuse itself out of holder with continuity checker.
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Also use the tester to verify switch functions correctly.
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