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I have a 2004 Rinker 342. The toilet will not flush. I have replaced the joke valve and when I take the hose off it pumps out hard. I fished a shake through the hose and it stops about 10 feet in. Is the end of the hose by the holding tank accessible

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I dont think so I dont think so

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Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

The hose will come off at the holding tank. Access can be difficult you might have to unbolt the tank to get at the hose to get it off..

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Is that tank under the seat on the port side?
Marine Mechanic: Tan, MerCruiser Certified Technician replied 9 months ago

I couldn't tell you for sure you will have to look around. The tanks are usually under the deck in the engine compartment.

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