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Old 04-15-2004, 12:54 PM   #15
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Thank you Ron for the info. I am not to good on the computer yet, but will get there soon, I hope. So stay with me on this ok. wAS YOUR TUB ALL TOGETHER,

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Old 04-15-2004, 02:36 PM   #16
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Toilet removal
In my 71 Sovereign International, 31 ft. rear bath. I have noticed a leak that appears to be coming from the bottom of toilet. I have checked the connection at the water inlet and it is dry. I was thinking maybe leak was from water valve at foot controls. Any suggestions . How do I remove toilet to check? Any tricks to it? Charles

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Old 04-15-2004, 05:23 PM   #17
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Have you checked the back lights for leaking? They are notorious for doing that. Ours- you can see the holes where the lights weren't'
sealed when we removed the bath- same 1971 sov. rear bath silver suz
I found the reason it was so easy to remove the bath was because we had stripped out the walls next to the beds! See! simple!!!
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Old 04-15-2004, 08:35 PM   #18
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Toilet/Tub Removal


There are two nuts, 1/2" I think. Right front and left rear, I think. (I removed mine about 2 months ago and I can't believe I don't remember it more vividly. I do still have the old toilet sitting out there so if you still have trouble with it, I'll check it more closely and get back to you.)

IMO, your water troubles are probably from the toilet. That seems to be where mine came from.


If you look at my pictures, you will see a picture of my tub in partial disassembly. PizzaChop Pictures - Tub Removal
Browse through them as I'm sure they'll be informative (maybe too much so)
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Old 04-19-2004, 10:47 AM   #19
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Ron thank you for the info. We got into ours and we are going to replace the whole floor. But the pictures were a help. Thanks alot. Are you throught redoing your airstream. Boy it is a job but fun . We are taking our time on ours. Well i guess i will sign of now. Again thank you. carolyn
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Old 04-04-2015, 02:12 PM   #20
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So I hear a lot about removing a banana wrap and a belly pan, what/where are those? I need to see under my tub and it seems the only thing holding it down it is the drain. From my understanding we need to remove the little bubble bowl thingy under the back, a "banana wrap", and a belly wrap and then get to the P trap.
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What is a banana wrap?

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