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Old 05-27-2013, 05:21 AM   #1
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Pulled my 220RB a thousand miles to Texas and have been in it about a week. Noticed that the sensors for the gray and black water never show past "empty", although they have worked before. I knew the gray was full this morning when my tub started filling up while I was taking a shower. Wondering if anyone has had that happen and if I should look at something while camping or just wait until I get home. Just a minor inconvenience right now. I figure a connector or something might be loose somewhere. Battery indicator shows full, just the black/gray not registering. Very pleased overall with this unit though.

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Old 05-27-2013, 06:02 AM   #2
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sensors are notorious for not working. Typically they show full not empty, also interesting both are showing empty. when they consistently read the other way, a good flush with a wand and using the geo method can help. I'm not sure this is the same issue. geo methodEdited by: anaro
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Battery indicator shows full, just the black/gray not registering. Very pleased overall with this unit though.

If you're connected to shore power, the battery will always show "FULL",because it is reading the converter and battery.
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Old 05-27-2013, 07:49 AM   #4
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I had the same problem. It ended up being a loose connection. Mine was fixed under warranty.
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Loose connection is what I'm thinking too, but I hate to pull it to the dealer for that. But with the under covers it is hard to get to.
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Old 05-27-2013, 09:25 AM   #6
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One place to look is behind the sensor display unit. I had a faulty reading once and when I pulled the unit off the wall to examine it I found nothing visually wrong but it worked after I put it back. never did find the loose connection (I assume that was the problem) but has worked fine every since.

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Grey worked fine, black was always showing different levelsafter being emptied and flushed, found out the sensor was bad. Of course there is a chance TP might be blocking the sensor, maybe try a good flush.
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I have the same problem. My fresh water shows full when "full". My black and grey never moved off empty. I had to fill my fresh water tank again when it started pumping air. Thought it was odd that neither black or grey had not moved. We got up and decided we would head home. I checked the shower and good thing because it was an inch from spilling over! Had to bail before we could move. At the dump station the black drained quick but was obvious the grey was at capacity.
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Old 06-10-2013, 12:26 PM   #10
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Back home from my 3 week camping trip. I did pull the control panel but saw nothing wrong. Alas, it still did not work when I put it back. I finally emptied the black water tank after about 14 days (just me). Reckon I will call the dealer tomorrow and arrange to have it looked at. As I said, I really hate to take it in for just that, but I would like for it to work. It did work initially. If it wasn't so much trouble I would drop the bottom covers and have a look myself for a loose connection, but I guess it is possible the control panel itself has a problem. Really happy overall (so far) with this camper.

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