Toilet issue - Fiberglass RV
Journey with Confidence RV GPS App RV Trip Planner RV LIFE Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Take a Speed Test Free 7 Day Trial ×

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-20-2012, 08:58 PM   #1
Senior Member
Steve Hammel's Avatar
Trailer: Trillium 4500
Posts: 2,050
Toilet issue

I just bought this Scamp 5th wheel and have been checking all the systems. Something that has me concerned is the fact that when I push the toilet handle down I notice water running down into the shower. I haven't had time to check it out further so thought I would throw this out there in the hope someone else has may have encountered and solved this issue. If so I would appreciate any insight as I haven't encountered this style of toilet yet.
Any Ideas?
Thanks in advance
Steve Hammel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2012, 05:50 AM   #2
PeterK's Avatar
Name: Peter
Trailer: Escape
New York
Posts: 40
I had similar issues not a real bad leak but still. For us it was the valve in the pedal. It controls the water and I don't think I winterized it well enough and when I took things apart to source the leak it had a hairline crack due to freezing. It was not too bad of a job to replace that valve. We could see our leak better when the water pressure was up.
PeterK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-21-2012, 10:14 AM   #3
Senior Member
Fran L's Avatar
Name: Fran
Trailer: None now - had 2 Scamps and 1 Escape
Posts: 282
The exact same thing happened to us. Just last month we replaced the valve but now still have a small leak - but this time we think we didn't get the inlet water supply hose connection on tight enough. We have to take it apart again and try to fix the water connection.
Fran L is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Storing Toilet Paper Roll in Toilet-Shower Combo S Sato Plumbing | Systems and Fixtures 24 04-18-2015 12:46 PM
Wiring Issue Lawrence W Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10 12-17-2010 09:19 AM
A/C Issue Georgana D Care and Feeding of Molded Fiberglass Trailers 8 07-28-2010 12:09 AM
solar issue cyndi H Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 31 08-21-2008 10:19 AM
Replace old toilet or go portable toilet Paddy Morris Plumbing | Systems and Fixtures 7 04-25-2006 06:17 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:39 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.