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Old 12-02-2007, 02:18 AM   #1
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we just bought a 27 ft 1972 airstream never have had a travel trailor so we dont have any knowledge of how they work. so we get home attache the garden hose to the back and we get no water inside so hubbt starts to mess with regulator still no water into the home nowhere what can be the problem

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Old 12-02-2007, 02:53 AM   #2
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Hum? When you turn on the water to the hose, is it running out under the trailer anywhere? There are often "several" valves that must be shut to allow the water to actually stay in the piping in the trailer. Most often a trailer has been winterized by now and all the valves are open to allow all the water to drain out of the trailer. The hose connection is usually in the rear of the trailer. There is another intake for the water tank where you can carry water with you and use your on- board pump. This intake can be located in several different places depending on which trailer you have.

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Old 12-02-2007, 09:35 AM   #3
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Try lifting the battery cover - just above where the water connects and make sure those valves are "on". Ours are set to bypass the water tank and go directly through.

Everytime you try, make sure you have a valve open or the pressure can cause a blow out.
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Old 12-12-2007, 05:47 PM   #4
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we did get water into trailer dont know how it started but the good thing is that its working got a water leak under the kitchen sink area i think its the water holding tank need to check tried to today but raining any way when water started togo in all valve were open so we had water coming from all over. thanks for advice
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