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Old 09-11-2019, 08:57 PM   #1
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2019 flying Cloud grey water tank wonít open

Help! We have a new 30 ft Flying Cloud and canít get the grey tank open. Lever wonít budge ! Any suggestions
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Old 09-12-2019, 04:12 AM   #2
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Just to be sure - youíve taken the security clips off the handle?

If so, perhaps spray some lube up the rod?

Those are the first 2 things Iíd check. Others will chime in with better advice. Good luck!
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Did the dealer operate this valve during your PDI? [pre delivery inspection]

Suggest pushing the handle in gently to see if it will move a little. If so pull out and check again.

Call the dealer too.

Good luck,

Peter

PS you refer to a “lever.” Most grey tank dump valves are opened by grabbing a small T-shaped handle connected to a shaft which, after releasing the safety clips per SSM, pulls the steel gate valve plate outward, to free up the gray discharge pipe to flow freely. Is yours different maybe? A photo might help if you have some new fangled setup.
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