Author Topic: Replacing water pump  (Read 1710 times)

0 Members and 2 Guests are viewing this topic.

Offline JoeCamper

  • The Mayor
  • Right At Home
  • *
  • Posts: 3590
    • View Profile
  • State: PA/USA
  • TV: Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab
  • POP: 10' Coleman Avalon
Replacing water pump
« on: July 25, 2016, 01:52:40 PM »
Our water pump are very loud and appears to be going so I wanted to replace it.  I replaced the one in our old camper with the Shurflo Whisper King pump... very quiet.  I can't find it anymore and I'm not sure why?  What is the equivalent for today's models?
:cowboy: JoeCamper 71', :kiss: EwwwBugs 81' :cheerleader: DD 97', +3 :) :) :), :dog: Geri 10' :dog: Abby 11'
Do you smell something burning?"
The Mayor!

Offline JoeCamper

  • The Mayor
  • Right At Home
  • *
  • Posts: 3590
    • View Profile
  • State: PA/USA
  • TV: Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab
  • POP: 10' Coleman Avalon
Re: Replacing water pump
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2016, 04:02:58 PM »
I removed the existing water pump, which was located under the slide out.
There was plastic shaving the the filter screen, not sure from where.

New one is on it's way.
:cowboy: JoeCamper 71', :kiss: EwwwBugs 81' :cheerleader: DD 97', +3 :) :) :), :dog: Geri 10' :dog: Abby 11'
Do you smell something burning?"
The Mayor!

Offline StanStan

  • Learning Your Way
  • *
  • Posts: 19
    • View Profile
  • State: NJ/USA
Re: Replacing water pump
« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2016, 07:39:02 PM »
Those plastic shavings are probably from the impeller that moves the water.  That's good that you found it now and not on a camping trip.  Good luck fixing it. 

Offline Guitarman

  • Pretty Comfortable
  • *
  • Posts: 154
    • View Profile
  • State: PA/USA
  • TV: 2014 RAM 1500 Quad Cab
  • HTT: 2016 KZ 272BHSSLE
  • TNT: Coleman Naugatuck
Re: Replacing water pump
« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2016, 09:06:30 PM »

 You stated the shavings where in the filter.  The shavings came from your water tank when the drilled it to install the fittings.  The strainer is located between the tank and the pump. It's there to prevent debris from entering the pump. This type of pump has 3 diaphragms. They lose their ability to prime over time. This  is the replacement.  SHURflo 4008-101-E65 3.0 Revolution
Amazon  about $70

 

Recent Topics

Thanksgiving Season Closer Rally, PA 2018
by JoeCamper
[Yesterday at 05:09:47 PM]
French Creek SP, PA - Season Opener Group Rally, March 2018
by dualsporter
[Yesterday at 02:58:50 PM]
Fall Foliage 2018
by Guitarman
[December 08, 2017, 10:10:31 PM]
Boulder Field / Lager Jogger Rally - April 2018
by samebutdifferent
[December 08, 2017, 12:21:15 PM]
New ride
by Yak
[December 07, 2017, 06:00:15 PM]
Watkins Glenn Attractions
by 2HappyCampers
[December 07, 2017, 03:18:35 PM]
Summer on the Delaware
by MariskaHargitay
[December 07, 2017, 11:33:01 AM]
Illumination Weekend - Spring Gulch CG
by samebutdifferent
[December 07, 2017, 09:37:26 AM]
Whippoorwill CG, NJ - Sept 2018
by JoeCamper
[December 07, 2017, 09:10:41 AM]
Winterize
by bowdon_rambler
[December 06, 2017, 04:53:00 PM]
Lehigh Valley RV Show & Dinner - Jan 13, 2018
by chiefbowes
[December 06, 2017, 04:45:57 PM]
Cleaning the hard Top
by bowdon_rambler
[December 03, 2017, 04:58:07 PM]
Cover a TT or HTT for the winter
by kitphantom
[November 29, 2017, 08:28:43 PM]
Hard side a-frame pop up
by applewoodsb
[November 16, 2017, 08:25:47 PM]
Greetings from a new member w a ntu Coleman Cottonwood
by iluv2camp
[November 15, 2017, 10:26:29 AM]