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Old 09-12-2017, 08:06 PM   #11
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So I made a snare, shaped the wire into a long oval shape, stuck it down the toilet into the tank where the cutout was (I maneuvered the cutout around the tank with the flusher and by draining until it was directly under the toilet). I then tapped the snare on the bottom of the tank until the snare wire was round, slid the wire over to the center of the cutout, slowly pulled the snare wire until it tightened up and squeezed to a taco shape to pull it out. The plywood backing was long gone. Pain in my butt for so long, RRRRRRR!
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Old 09-12-2017, 09:26 PM   #12
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so glad that issue is over for you!
that was crazy

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Old 09-12-2017, 10:16 PM   #13
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But you are going to mail it to Keystone, right? Put a note with it something to the affect you left something in my RV and I thought you might want it back....
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Old 09-13-2017, 03:03 AM   #14
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hmmmmmm! Maybe that's why our 5ers black tank is so slow draining and has been since the very first time. Unfortunately, the pipe from toilet to tank has a 30-45* angle so would have a problem snaring anything there or even getting a an endoscope type camera in there - I've tried. I just do a strong back flush which seems to work - and even got the sensors working right yesterday after a mega flush.

Good job getting that out

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