Plumbing, Water, Tanks and Waste Fresh water, storage tanks, faucets and fixtures.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 10-02-2018, 09:23 AM   #1
Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 16
Default Drain valve broken

Now that I've figured out how to put water in the HiLo I tried to check out the drain. It's plastic and as I tried to turn it the piece you use to turn it broke off. Any ideas where to find one? It's on the bottom front and is round. It screws in and the valve sticks out.
__________________

dsaint is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2018, 11:18 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
JackandJanet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Pine, AZ
Posts: 2,686
Default

I've found them at ACE Hardware, but the plastic ones break fairly easily due to the effects of sunlight on the plastic. I replaced mine with a metal spigot that has a reducing adapter screwed into the back so that the tubing from the tank will connect to it. This is a permanent repair.

- Jack
__________________

__________________
Hi-Lo 1707T - Tire Minder TPMS on Tow Vehicle and Trailer, 300W Solar Battery Charger, Equal-i-zer WDH
2014 F150 Platinum 4x4 3.5L EcoBoost SCrew
JackandJanet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2018, 11:53 AM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 16
Default

Wonderful! Thank you. The foam filter on the air conditioner has deteriorated and I found that in a sheet that I could cut to size at Ace yesterday. I hadn't thought to check there for this.
dsaint is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2018, 06:16 PM   #4
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Ohio North Coast
Posts: 762
Default

Click on search in the bar at top of page. Type in “replacing fresh water tank drain valve”. Go to post #2, “common Rv parts”. Click on this and click on post #2. This is my post showing how I replaced my valve. I used a quarter turn valve rather than a standard valve. Hope this helps.

Bob
__________________
2014 FR Heritage Glen 282RK
2013 F250 HD 6.7L Diesel
Formerly Owned: 1995 Fun Chaser 22D & 2901L
retiredcamper47 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-16-2018, 12:00 AM   #5
Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Fort Mill, SC
Posts: 85
Default Water drain

We also did this repair-very easy and works great! Also, Camping World carries the replacement A/C filters.
__________________
Elaine and Bill Stevenson
HiLo-Classic 310S
2011 Toyota Sequoia
Elaine and Bill is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Hi-Lo Trailers Worldwide or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:07 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
HiLoTrailerForum.com Copyright 2010