New pop upper

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  1. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    hey everyone, I’m Fred, a diver and an avid camper, new to popup tents, been a tenter for many years, but I want to give my so a better camping experience especially since the cooler weather is coming, I just bought a new to me 1999 viking in great shape, the only thing I need to figure out is the water hookup, I plugged it and no water comes out,
     
  2. nineoaks2004

    nineoaks2004 Every meal is a picnic and every Day is a holiday

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    Welcome to the Portal from N/W Fl Panhandle.
    What do you mean plugged it in ? do you have water in the tank, is the pump elec. or a manual pump on the faucet ? were you hooked up to city water ?
     
  3. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    it's plugged on the city water, the faucet is on but I have no flow in the camper
     
  4. kcsa75

    kcsa75 Well-Known Member

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    There is a check valve at the city water connection. On one of our first of the year trips I had the same issue. Took that check valve out and all was good.

    Also, welcome to the forum from Midway USA. [:)C]
     
  5. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    where do I find that check valve?
     
  6. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    Ok I looked for a check valve, it seems to be plugged staight from the hose to the faucet, I’ll remove the hose and make sure it isn’t clogged
     
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  7. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    Ok so I found the problem, it was the strainer at the faucet that was clogged
     
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    Raycfe Waterford Ct.

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    Greetings from the Connecticut shoreline.
     
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    Welcome to the Portal from South Carolina.
     
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    Welcome and greetings from North Carolina to the exciting world of Pop-Up camping!
     
  12. Fred1diver

    Fred1diver New Member

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    Thanks everyone
     
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    Hello and welcome from Minnesota!
     
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    Greetings from NEPA!
     
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