Leak :-(

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  1. d.harron

    d.harron Read Only Funster

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    Hi everyone,
    Hello to all - just joined up, having been a motorhomer for just over a year.
    Actually- I need some help. I have a leak. Had one months ago from my bathroom sink but could get to it to replace a jubilee clip so all was well. Now it is my kitchen sink but it I can't work out how to get to it as it is behind the fridge.
    It is a swit ace novella roma (ducato). Do I have to take the sink out to get to the hose/clips?

    Any advice gratefully received!
    Damien
     
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    if its behind the fridge you should have fridge vents on the outside of the van that you will be able to remove and get to it
     
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    Cheers Chris,
    I got that far but there is a length of angled thin plywood blocking access. I'll try again to remove that.
    Damien
     
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    behind my vent was a piece of aluminium sheet that i had to remove
     
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    Hopefully it will be a simple job like a loose connector............but as you say getting there can be a pain.

    good luck.

    barry
     
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    Managed to get vent cover off and make a hole in the plywood.
    Can now see water dripping from the tap (not the hoses).
    Maybe a new tap or washer inside?
    Is it a big job to get taps out?

    Cheers for your help,
    Damien
     
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