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My 2013 FR surveyor fifthwheel water connection has a problem

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my 2013 FR surveyor fifthwheel water connection has a problem when water supply is hooked up water comes on then when you turn water off then back on water starts slowing down to a trinkle then stop all together help going camping this friday
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
Hi this symptom is of a bad city water check valve, to test, remove the city water valve from the coach, then hook the hose to it, and see how it acts. please get back to me . thanks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
how in the world do you remove CW valve from the coach""""/????????
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
can you take a photo of it, thanks
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no . don't have smart phone
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
thanks, I'm trying to determine what kind it is................Is it mounted inside of a plastic box with a door? or is it mounted on a bracket and screwed onto the coach?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
its all inside a storage compartment
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
you open a door to get to water connections
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
does it look like this?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no. that looks like fresh water connect
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
That is correct the check valve is in that fitting behind it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
its in the storage box ,with the outside shower faucet and bypass
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
thanks thats the utility closet, now you have identified the photo as looking like the fresh water connection, this is the city water valve
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
im sorry this is not helping me
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 1 year ago.
thanks, ***** ***** opt out and allow another expert to assist you, thanks for your patience
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
it just dosent
Expert:  Robert replied 1 year ago.
Hi my name is Robert...
Seeing if I can help out on this. Have a few questions for you..
IF you run the water pump to draw from the fresh water tank do you get the same results? Will the water trickle to a stop?
Was the unit winterized and is this the first use after that was done?
Thanks, Robert