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Old 04-23-2012, 11:39 PM   #1
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Toilet leak

I have a 16' scamp with a sealand toilet and it is leaking around base of toilet, it sits on top of the black tank. Is this an easy fix? Thanks for any help.

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Old 04-23-2012, 11:50 PM   #2
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There is a piece of plastic trim where the toilet meets the base. Carefully remove the trim. Under the trim are a number of bolts. Sequentially tighten them. Do not over tighten. You will probably find most were loose. That should solve the problem.
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Old 04-24-2012, 12:14 AM   #3
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How does the trim come off? Thanks!
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Old 04-24-2012, 05:28 AM   #4
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Is it possible you need a new seal? Sealand Toilet Parts
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Old 04-24-2012, 07:10 AM   #5
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Is it possible you need a new seal? Sealand Toilet Parts
I see your Scamp is a 1999. It was sold new with a plastic bag of hardware. If that bag is still with the trailer and it hasn't been used yet, there is a spare seal in the bag(part #14 in the diagram below). If it is not still there then Camping World sells Sea-Land or you can call Scamp for a complete seal kit.

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Old 04-24-2012, 11:01 AM   #6
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On the side with the flush pedal there is the seam. Pull forward on the front half while holding the back. I found tightening the bolts fixed my
minor leak.
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Old 04-24-2012, 03:40 PM   #7
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On the side with the flush pedal there is the seam. Pull forward on the front half while holding the back. I found tightening the bolts fixed my
minor leak.
It is super-easy, and much less disgusting thank you might think. In my Scamp I was having an odor problem and tightening the bolts easily fixed the issue.

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Old 04-25-2012, 07:52 PM   #8
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Great thanks for the help! I will give that a try, if bolts don't fix it I'll throw in a new seal.
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