Oooops ...HELP

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  1. milesofsmiles

    milesofsmiles Read Only Funster

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    Ok so further to my thread about Winterising the MH I decided to get underneath her and see whats what....
    I found various pipes and a tap and a screw cap to the fresh water carrier, now taking heed of the advice given I unscrewed it and let any water drain out....so far so good....:Smile:

    As it was a lovely day I decided to give Lizzie (OH has given her a name, he is getting very fond) a wash, started her up and reversed to the tap, CRUNCHHH straight over the screw cap which I had stupidly in my enthusiastic haste not replaced....it is crushed, flattened kerput :Doh:

    Now to say OH is getting fond is perhaps an understatement, I am not keen to tell him that whilst messing with her undercarriage I have removed one of her vital bits....no no.. he does not need to know ...YET..
    And not at all if I can get a replacement pronto....
    So any ideas....Lizzie is a Swift Royale (hence the Lizzie :RollEyes:)
    Where would I source one from???

    Many thanks in advance...
     
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    highwayman Funster Life Member

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    I find most of my bits on EBay
    You should find what you want, most water fittings are generic not specific



    Cheers. Nige
     
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    Oh ok thanks.....excuse the Blonde moment but what would I search for?

    Shall I just put screw cap?
     
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    Try caktanks.co.uk , they have a catalogue on line for most mh related plumbing bits.
     
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    Hi, if not cak tanks try O'Learys
     
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    Hope the other half doesn't come on here :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    milesofsmiles Read Only Funster

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    Well 24hrs of googling/surfing and ebaying has produced nothing:cry:
    I am going to take a secret trip to a MH/caravan seller to see if they can help...if not

    I am going to confess.......been nice knowing you folks:Sad:
     
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    Any chance of a picture of the remains of said squashed item and possibly where it should fit?
     
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    milesofsmiles Read Only Funster

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    Now that would be a good idea, but I have no idea how to post a pic.....I could send one to a kind person via mobile phone though if they knew how to put it on....:Smile:

    Also for info....it is the screw tap from the Grey waste container ....not the fresh water...(still learning..) and I have measured it ....3 3/4 inches across..if that makes any difference.
     
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