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lakeside013104

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Posted: 08/25/20 07:02am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

Cummins12V98 wrote:

Too funny, I have heard this "Vent could be BLOCKED" theory for so many years but NOT one example of it really happening.

Toilet WILL allow odor to escape when a fan is running plain and simple.


Sounds simple enough. Remember, the 'grey' water tank can smell as bad or worse than the black water tank. You may be doing everything fine to vent the black tank and flush it properly, but forgetting the grey water tank could be problematic as far as smells go.

Good luck & keep us posted.

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Thanks for all the great replies, I appreciate your taking time to help me out. Here are my responses:

No bleach or other chemicals for me. The septic system we installed for our building was extremely expensive and I am not going to mess with that biology.

Moving the trailer out of the building is not an option right now.

Vent is definitely not blocked.

I have thin vinyl dryer type hose connected to all three tank vents and they are tee'd together to one vent line exiting the building. There are definitely lots of bends and it does not go straight up.

This morning I installed an inline vent van in the common line from all three vents. Let's see if that helps.

Cheers!!!

* This post was edited 08/25/20 09:07am by winesalot *

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Posted: 08/25/20 10:19am Link  |  Quote  |  Print  |  Notify Moderator

power vent those dryer ducts. id bet you have more pressure in them than the washroom so the stank is equalizing into the camper instead of out.


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