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Sealand vacuum Toilet problem

We have a 2012 Bounder. It's been at the dealer having a repair to the roof and we just got it back. We have no power to the vacuum flush switch and the water stays in the toilet (both toilets) and simply won't flush. Holding Tanks are empty. We don't even know where the vacuum pump or generator is located. We have checked circuit breaker and fuses. All seem OK. Hubby is diesel mechanic so is pretty savy but this is new for us. Any help appreciated. Dealer is 5 hours away, don't want to go back again!
janerusl 03/22/15 12:07pm Class A Motorhomes
1997 Tiffin Allegro Ford F53 vacuum Hose break

Hi, We currently own a 1997 28 ft Tiffin Allegro with a Ford 460 and have a broken vacuum hose, it's hanging from the heater valve and I can't find where the other end connected. Somehow there was another line broken at the top of the engine bay and I'm thinking there was a T or connection somehow to it, there is no evidence anywhere of another connection point. Can someone provide a picture of their same engine or advice as to where this hose connects? Can it connect to the vacuum system anywhere? Thanks for any help.
RudolphA 03/16/15 05:06pm Class A Motorhomes
vacuum line Leak 2003 Born Free E- 450 dash removal

I have a 2003 E-450 Ford class "C" Born Free and I have a vacuum line leaking under the dash that controls the front air conditioner vents open and shut control and I can't seem to as of yet get the dash to come off to get to the problem, does anyone have a schematic they could post or a video as to how to remove the dash? I have been searching on line and can't seem to find anything on this. The line is leaking some where on the passengers side.where it leaves the out side firewall under the hood and goes down into the fender well area, I have routed a bi pass to get it to work and it works when I do that, so I just have to figure out how to get to the old line and replace it. Thanks Jim
Shade Tree Mechanic 03/04/15 04:14pm Class C Motorhomes
A/C door vacuum motor.

I may need to replace the vacuum motor on my 1989 Southwind. Can someone please tell me where I can find them?
Buster52 02/08/15 10:55pm Class A Motorhomes
vacuum Flush question

Does anyone have experience with the Vacuum Flush system? The panel turns red when it's not OK to flush (when water pump is active), and green when it's OK. I've caught ours twice now hung up on red. The first time was hours after the last flush (normally it clears within 30 seconds to a minute). The second time, the toilet hadn't been flushed in days. It seems odd that it would randomly go into a flush mode long after the last use. Any ideas?
dad2aprincess 01/18/15 02:23pm Class A Motorhomes
vacuum Assisted Toilet

Guys, I have a 2014 Bounder and the suction pump is not working. The green light is on but no suction. Where are the pumps located? I cannot find. Any other ideas would be welcome as to why its not working. If I do flush one of the toilets it will go down but not "pop" suction then a minute or two later you'll hear the gulping sound, The other toilet wont open to drain. it was but I used a plunger thinking it was clogged but the hole is closed? Thanks for any ideas
dbro60 12/11/14 02:11pm Class A Motorhomes
vacuum Assist Toilet in Pace Arrow

I have a 2008 Fleetwood Pace Arrow 38P that has a vacuum assist toilet. As the pump works and there is no suction I would like to check clamp connections. My problem is not knowing how to access the area I need to check. Can anyone offer some suggestions?
Batbc4 10/28/14 01:53pm Class A Motorhomes
Where is the AC vacuum port in my 2006 E450 V10?

I just can't find it in the engine. Any pictures?
map40 10/01/14 06:27am Class C Motorhomes
Central vacuum / Next Project / Motor Bearing / Suggestions

Well, I started working on my next Project (Past Projects) The motor in the Central Vacuum system is making a lot of noise. I pulled it out and found the rear bearing is shot in the motor. I got the Model and Serial number I goggled them and called their ?Customer Service? They do not want to sell to me, they will not verify if they even still make the unit, they did give me the number of the nearest dealer (over 100 miles away). I was willing to buy a complete new unit. My last experience with the Harbor Breeze Fan was just the opposite. Enough of the rant. So I'm looking to replace the Central Vacuum System, have done a search on Google and find no similar units. Any suggestions on units, it has to fit into the space in the compartment pictured, and I have to be able to empty it without taking the whole unit out (drop the dirt pan without removing the unit) By the way, the reason I would replace rather than fix is this has been apart before, the seals around both the intake and exhaust are broken, and the seal on the rear pan is missing.
GlennLever 09/08/14 09:31am Class A Motorhomes
Central vacuum power head question

I have a Dirt Devil central vac in my RV. The head has no rollers on it and it difficult to push. Newer ones have rollers. Does anyone have any idea what or where I can get something that will work with the central vac system and have a rolling head. I like the central vac but not the head.
twins89 09/06/14 06:18am General RVing Issues
Dyson DC 59 animal vacuum

I am looking at the Dyson dc 59 animal vacuum cleaner for our 5th wheel. For the money is it all that it is cracked up to be? Please only reply if you use one of these.....It is an expensive mistake to make...
Bob Vaughn 09/04/14 01:37pm General RVing Issues
Anybody install a vacuum System in 2014 Challenger 37KT

If so , can you share pictures of the install and placement of everything? I also want to install the VACpan add on. Thanks Bigdaddy51200
bigdaddy51200 07/27/14 12:40pm Class A Motorhomes
Foodsaver/vacuum Sealers

Could anyone chime in about these? I am looking at one and wondering about the speed of operation. We get lots of ground beef and chicken breast in bulk and have found the beef tends to get freezer burn before we can get through it all. Reviews at Costco and Amazon seem positive.
RedRollingRoadblock 07/13/14 10:18pm Around the Campfire
vacuum noise or ? 1994 Ford 460 28 ft Bounder

Our motorhome started making this awful noise shortly after we bought it and we have no clue as to what it might be. Most of the time it doesn't happen til we have been driving it over an hour or so. I posted a video with sound on youtube so you could hear it. Help, it is really loud when you are inside, even happens when you are at a complete stop! If anyone has a clue we would appreciate your input. Thanks
tickermarie 06/28/14 01:13pm Class A Motorhomes
vacuum not working...

Hot here..had the A/C on high and wasn't thinking and I hooked up the in-house vacuum. Ran for quite a while then stopped. A/C is still running. Lifting the flap for the vacuum results in no sound now. Checked the fuses on the panel and they all have juice. Not sure what to do next.
cannesdo 05/13/14 04:46pm Tech Issues
vacuum for RV

Need to get a new vacuum for the trailer. We have a dog that is medium hair and will leave hair behind for sure. The trailer is mostly linoleum floor with carpet under the dinette. We are looking for the best, and smallest vacuum. All prices considered. What does everyone recommend?
joedekock 04/27/14 05:03pm RV Lifestyle
New vacuum

I've seen lots of posts on here asking about different vacuums for RVs. I've been a big fan of the Dyson vacuums. I have one of the Dyson Digital Slim vacs and it has been really good in my RV. However, I recently purchased a Shark Rocket vacuum and to tell the truth it kicks the Dyson's butt. In fact I used in it my home and it does every bit as good as the Dyson DC41. It is a corded vacuum, so if you're looking for cordless, this isn't for you. However, corded is way more powerful. This vacuum is a perfect solution for the RV.
GrumpyGator 04/15/14 04:33am General RVing Issues
vacuum gauge

I have located a bolt on top of the intake manifold on the drivers side on my 454.I would like to install a vacuum gauge their.I know i would have to unscrew this bolt and attach some kind of fitting.I have no idea how or what to use in the place of the bolt as a fitting.May it be rubber or metal.Can someone give me an idea of how to go about this?
joe0508 04/11/14 10:47pm Tech Issues
How should I plug in my vacuum cleaner? Newbie ???

I would have asked this in the newbie forum but it pertains to a MH. I brought my 97 Allegro Bus home last Thursday and plugged it into the house 110. It's still so cold here in Wisconsin that I haven't really done anything else. I set the clock on the convection oven and that's it. I'd like to get out there tomorrow and give it a good once over with my Dyson upright vac but I'm not sure how I should plug it in. Should I just unplug the bus and use that extension cord or can I plug it into one of the sockets at the front passenger seat which I imagine is 12v as long as nothing else is running on them? If i use 12v do I run a risk of blowing a fuse in the house? I've got a cordless vac on my shopping list. Thanks.
dayakster 04/08/14 11:11am Class A Motorhomes
vacuum port

When hooking up a vacuum gauge on a 454 tbi engine can you hook to any port on the throttle body or does it have to go straight into the intake manifold?
joe0508 04/02/14 01:14pm Tech Issues
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