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Old 09-30-2016, 06:41 AM   #1
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Water hookup, 2014 AI

Hello. I'm suspicious of hooking up to the campground water line after doing so for the first time and then within minutes finding a leak that ran a small amount of water under the bathroom that trickled into the hallway. I had always used the water pump in the past and chose to refill the fresh water tank. I never had any leaks until we hooked up the water. Any other experiences like this? Or probably just coincidence? Thanks!

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Old 09-30-2016, 08:00 AM   #2
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It might be a water pressure issue.

I find it much simpler to fill my fresh water tank as needed, rather than hooking up to water, anyway.

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Old 09-30-2016, 08:44 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Lily&Me View Post
It might be a water pressure issue.



Not sure if your year has a built in pressure regulator, but it's always a good idea to use a high quality external regulator at the campground spigot just to make sure their pressure doesn't overwhelm your onboard systems.
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Old 09-30-2016, 10:30 AM   #4
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Probably should search out the leak since even the relatively low pressure of the on-board pump could be enuf to cause the leak to seep gradually and over time cause some undesirable effects.
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My 2014 had a similar leak it was the hose that connects to the bathroom faucet. On the outside wall of the bathroom there is a removable panel. Take out the screws and tighten the connections. You'll either feel the connection wet or see it dripping.
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Old 10-01-2016, 07:51 AM   #6
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Thank you everyone for taking the time to reply. This all makes sense and is great advice.

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