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Front Tank not draining #18069
11/21/18 03:19 PM
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My tank under the V-birth dosen't seem to be draining at all and i have tried cleaning it out so it does. Any tips as its holding water? Also anyone know what length and size the the waste tank pipe is I need to replace mine and it will save me nipping to the boat and back.

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Re: Front Tank not draining [Re: Pabs] #18070
11/23/18 08:01 PM
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I'm no expert. However, I would check the air vent to start. I'm new to the my J/30 as well...but air has to go in for water to run out. That should be pretty easy to check too.

Re: Front Tank not draining [Re: Pabs] #18071
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No its the tank that runs into the bilge

Re: Front Tank not draining [Re: Pabs] #18072
11/26/18 02:03 PM
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I guess I don't understand. I didn't know any tank ran into the bilge. Forgive my being green, but is the v-birth one potable water or septic waste (black water)?

Re: Front Tank not draining [Re: Pabs] #18073
11/27/18 05:23 PM
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Do you mean the forward bilge draining to the main bilge? If so, it was discussed in this old thread.

Re: Front Tank not draining [Re: Pabs] #18074
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yes thats it!! thanks


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