2004 coleman niagara elite water pump

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  1. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    I just bought a 2004 coleman niagara elite last week Everything worked perfectly when I bought it. Checking everything out just now and the water pump won't come on at all Tried 120 and 12 volt, switch is on, sink/stove are in the upright position and the tank is full. Checked all 4 fuses on the converter, but all are good Am I missing something??
     
  2. BikeNFish

    BikeNFish Well-Known Member

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    Hello and welcome from Minnesota!

    Check to see if it has a filter screen or filter and make sure it is not clogged. Maybe filling the water flushed something through the lines.
     
  3. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    Checked, but no dice. Thanks though
     
  4. PopUpSteve

    PopUpSteve Administrator

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    Water in the tank?
     
  5. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    Yeah, completely full
     
  6. GreyFox

    GreyFox Active Member

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    In any Fleetwood camper I've owned that had a water pump there was a 7.5 amp inline fuse in the + near the pump. Pump won't run if it's not seeing +/- 12 vdc so time to break out the voltmeter and see if it is.
     
  7. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    Thanks, I'll give that a shot
     
  8. jmkay1

    jmkay1 2004 Fleetwood/Coleman Utah

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    Could the switch have gotten gummed up. Sometimes you have to play around with the switch a few times to get the full connection. When you crawl in the slide out where the pump is located do all the appropriate wires and hoses appear attached?
     
  9. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    The switch seems fine (not sticky and toggles off and on fine). Right now my issue is that I can't seem to find the actual pump. I've crawled under, traced all the water lines, pulled the drawers out from under the sink, etc. Can anyone tell me the location?
     
  10. jmkay1

    jmkay1 2004 Fleetwood/Coleman Utah

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    . The pump is actually hiding inside the step to the slide out. There are about 5 screws you need to undo on the kickplate and the pump is behind that.
     
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  11. Chris Leasure

    Chris Leasure New Member

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    Thank you so much! I was starting to wonder if I was going crazy.
     

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