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Old 02-17-2014, 10:42 AM   #1
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Freshwater drain plug

On my 1992 Excella the drain plug was damaged as well as the housing the plug threads into. I thought-mice ! Maybe so but I tried caulking the threads & reinstalled the plug. Still leaked. The housing is pretty bad so I tried epoxy, clamping a plastic band to keep the epoxy in place. Most of the leak is gone but there is still one at the top of the housing. I will try more epoxy but if that doesn't work how can I install a new drain plug assembly without removing the tank ?

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Old 02-17-2014, 04:54 PM   #2
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Have you tried a brand-new drain plug in the same housing? Before you replace the whole kit-and-caboodle, you might try replacing just the plug first. And if that doesn't help, THEN replace the whole thing, but keep the new drain plug you bought as a spare.

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Old 02-17-2014, 05:56 PM   #3
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Yes I did but the housing was damaged, seemingly eaten by mice as there was debris on the inspection plate. Still hoping the epoxy will seal it.
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