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Jason, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
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Experience:  Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.
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We had our boat hauled and on the hard three years.

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We had our boat hauled and on the hard for about three years. When we put it back in the water, the forward commode would now draw water for flushing. I purchased and installed a Service Kit###-##-#### No problems encountered in installation. When we tried it would still not draw water into the bowl. There is a slight hissing sound from the commode but no water.The rear head had acted in a similar manner. Without installing a new kit, I filled the commode completely with water, let it sit for five minutes, then pumped the water out of the commode. It still did not work well so I did the same thing again. After that the commode starting pumping water into the bowl. Can you tell me where I should go from here. If you need to ask me any questions my phone number is ********** Thank you, John
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Hi John my name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today.If you remove the water inlet line to the commode does water freely pour out?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have not tried that.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
are you near the boat now to check that?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Did you want to check it and get back to me, or what would you like to do?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Let me check the inlet to see if water flows freely. The boat is 20 miles from me so I will have to get back to you.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Okay, let me now what happens. Keep me posted.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can you tell me what my billing is at this time?
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
I'm sorry I can't. I don't actually work for justanswer, I am just a site user that answers questions. If you have billing questions you want to contact customer service at***@******.*** and they can answer any billing questions for you.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
you bet.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.
Good morning, just checking in, any luck?

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