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Old 09-11-2019, 04:19 PM   #41
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Thanks for the posting. I have had a couple of issues with my water valve. Once I was out camping and I had the city water hooked up. The next morning I found that the water was not only pressurizing my water lines but had also filled my tank causing it to overflow all night long. Well I had a large mud pit under my mh and well as under my steps. I went to the valve and confirmed that it was on City Water and not Tank. I was not aware that you can not turn the valve while it is under pressure. It has only happened once. The valve is hard to turn so I guess I will be ordering a replacement valve for it now.


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Old 09-12-2019, 03:38 PM   #42
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The valve CAN be turned with pressure on it, but sure helps to relieve BOTH sides before trying to move it. The OEM model suffers from the rubber o-rings tearing after use and allowing water to go where not meant to go under pressure from hookup.
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