Discussion in 'Motorhome Chat' started by Beamac, Jul 11, 2009.

  1. Beamac

    Beamac Deleted User

    Can anyone give me any advice on the following:
    Whent away last week with our motorhome Talbot Express Highwayman, We noticed that the Zig water gauge was not working, It was lighting up but the setting was not.
    Can I check if it is the gauge or the sender unit, Or do I just replace the lot.
    I will have to drop the tank as it can not be reached from inside.
    Any help will gratfully recieved.
    All the best to you all. Mac.:Sad:
  2. DESCO

    DESCO Read Only Funster

    Mar 11, 2009
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    Hi Beamac first WELCOME to the fun:thumb::thumb:

    I had an Autosleeper with Zig guage once and that stopped working, On dropping the tank I found the problem was in the wiring on top of the tank. Damp had got at the connections, so stripped and cleaned made sure it worked then covered the block in silicone fish tank sealer. No more trouble after that. Would look before you buy if you can, could save you some cash.:Wink::Wink:

  3. Beamac

    Beamac Deleted User

    Hi Dave , Many thanks for quick reply,As you say it will be better to drop the tank and check the wiring,Will have a go tomorrow weather permitting.
    Regards, Mac.:thumb:
  4. pappajohn

    pappajohn Funster Life Member

    Aug 26, 2007
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    YO11 2BD
    hi Mac and welcome to the FUN!

    might i suggest you do nothing with it.......never accurate and a waste of time.:Doh:

    niether the fresh nor waste gauges on my kontiki work properly.
    the grey is empty at the moment but the gauge says its 75% full and the fresh tank is a 25% full but showing almost full.

    when you run out of fresh water it stands to reason your grey tank is about full as the waste is slightly larger than the fresh tank:thumb:

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