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

Go Back   Keystone RV Forums > Keystone Fleet | Keystone RV Models > Toy Haulers
Click Here to Login

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 08-03-2022, 05:31 PM   #1
Team707
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2022
Location: Toronto
Posts: 23
Water pump was burping, not shutting off - solved it

So my water pump was not shutting off, but I found the issue - the toilet was running constantly.
I replaced the check valve with one I found on Amazon (the toilet is a Thetford Aqua Magic IV), and that stopped the toilet running too much.

There was still a lot of burping from the faucets. I replaced all the aerators and voila! Problem solved. Now my water runs well, and the pump shuts off properly at the right time.

Why am I saying all this? I don't know, I'm just excited my crapwagon toy hauler is slowly but surely starting to function correctly.

In other news I also cleaned up the fan blades and air filter and now the air-con works correctly too.
__________________
Rig: 2001 Keystone Tail-gator 255RR
Puller: 2018 Ram 1500
Team707 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2022, 05:35 PM   #2
chuckster57
Site Team
 
chuckster57's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Modesto
Posts: 17,085
There is a sense of self satisfaction when you fix something. Sounds like your getting your “crap wagon” is getting less crappy.
__________________

2012 Copper Canyon 273FWRET being towed by a 1994 Ford F350 CC,LB,Dually diesel.
Airlift 5000 bags, Prodigy brake control, 5 gauges on the pillar.Used to tow a '97 Jayco 323RKS.

Now an RVIA registered tech. Retired from Law enforcement in 2008 after 25+ yrs.
chuckster57 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2022, 06:13 PM   #3
bsmith0404
Senior Member
 
bsmith0404's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Las Cruces
Posts: 4,297
Hopefully you love that crap wagon. It’s nice when you can work through the little problems and get everything working well. I’ve had my Alpine for 10 years and haven’t had to do anything other than routine maintenance for 9 years. It’s getting old enough now that I am looking at having to replace some worn out stuff, just hoping that I can have another 10 years of good luck after I make some upgrades.
bsmith0404 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2022, 09:29 PM   #4
travelin texans
Senior Member
 
travelin texans's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Picacho Peak Rv Resort
Posts: 6,098
Congratulations on another satisfactory repair!
I'm absolutely amazed that you still have a functioning POS Thetford toilet in a 21-22 year old rv! The Thetford POS toilet in my last 5er became target practice for my son's new Beretta after all the issues it had in only a year, replaced with a Dometic 310 that 110% better toilet.
__________________
Danny & Linda
Full-timed 10+ years
Sold '13 Redwood FB
Traded '13 GMC Denali DRW D/A
Currently rv & truckless
Replacement undetermined
travelin texans is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2022, 04:46 AM   #5
JRTJH
Site Team
 
JRTJH's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Gaylord
Posts: 24,370
^^^ What Danny said... Thetford POS or POC toilets are just that... IMO, they belong IN the holding tank (to be flushed down the sewer) rather than used as a "throne"... They are the worst toilets I've ever had the pleasure of relying on... That said, they are "reliable"... You KNOW they'll fail soon !!!!!
__________________
John



2015 F250 6.7l 4x4
2014 Cougar X Lite 27RKS
JRTJH is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2022, 10:06 AM   #6
Pull Toy
Senior Member
 
Pull Toy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Southeastern Connectiut
Posts: 1,236
POS = Point of Service
POC = Point of Contact.... Which is it ? LOL




Good Luck, Happy Camping!
__________________

Pull Toy

Steve & Jan, Ava & Emma (Mini Schnauzers):
2016 F350 Lariat 4X4 Powerstroke CC/SB "PULLTOY V"
2013 Alpine 3535RE "MAGIC CARPET IV"
Proud Navy Vet!
Pull Toy is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2022, 11:32 AM   #7
sourdough
Site Team
 
Join Date: Feb 2014
Location: W. Texas
Posts: 15,164
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pull Toy View Post
POS = Point of Service
POC = Point of Contact.... Which is it ? LOL




Good Luck, Happy Camping!

I suspect both....and not a very good job of either!!
__________________
Danny & Susan wife of 54 years
2019 Ram 3500 Laramie CC SB 6.4 4x4 4.10
2020 Montana High Country 331RL
sourdough is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2022, 01:15 PM   #8
dutchmensport
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,549
Take your pick:

POS
Parent Over Shoulder
Text Messaging, Chat, Technology

POS
Piece of Sh!t
Dirty, Rude, Adult


POS
Parents On Shoulder
Twitter, Internet Slang, Chat

POC
Point of Contact
Military, Business, Army

POC
Piece of crap
Internet Slang, Slang, Chat
__________________
2019 Montana High Country 375FL
2014 Chevy Duramax HD 6.6 - 3500 Diesel Dully Long bed Crew Cab
dutchmensport is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-05-2022, 04:19 PM   #9
P & T
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2022
Location: Carson City
Posts: 23
I love posts like this, there is value in always being able to learn from others. Congrats!
__________________
2022 429 Raptor, 2020 199 Shadow Cruiser
Haul with: F450 6.7 CC FX4 Lariat
My hobbies: '69 Chevelle, '62 Impala, '65 C-10
NV is home but SD is where I'll be.
P & T is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
water, water pump

Thread Tools
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
Forum Jump

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Keystone RV Company or any of its affiliates in any way. Keystone RV® is a registered trademark of the Keystone RV Company.


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:41 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.