Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
  This discussion is proudly sponsored by:
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about their products on Cruisers Forums. Advertise Here
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 02-04-2013, 03:18   #1
Registered User
 
Dulcesuenos's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Western Caribbean
Boat: 38/41 Fountains pajot
Posts: 3,004
Images: 4
Testing our pickled 40e. I bled the aor, replaced the pre filter, the oump is moving though you can see the flow/ water both before and after the unit simply moving back and forth, any ideas? Almost lile a valve is bad/ stuck.
__________________

Dulcesuenos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 05:12   #2
Senior Cruiser
 
Sailmonkey's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Houston
Boat: '76 Allied Seawind II, 32'
Posts: 7,284
Sounds like the check valves are stuck open. Can you see water moving in and out of the suction line?
__________________

Sailmonkey is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 05:13   #3
Senior Cruiser
 
Sailmonkey's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Houston
Boat: '76 Allied Seawind II, 32'
Posts: 7,284
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sailmonkey View Post
Sounds like the check valves are stuck open. Can you see water moving in and out of the suction line?
Sorry, just re-read. You can see fluid in and out.
Sounds like check valves
Sailmonkey is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 05:20   #4
Registered User
 
Dulcesuenos's Avatar

Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Western Caribbean
Boat: 38/41 Fountains pajot
Posts: 3,004
Images: 4
Thanks just realized my spelling was agai really off. Ill look into the checkvalves.
Dulcesuenos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-04-2013, 06:53   #5
Senior Cruiser
 
GordMay's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario - 48-29N x 89-20W
Boat: (Cruiser Living On Dirt)
Posts: 35,896
Images: 241
Re: Pur powersurvivor 40e help?

Check out Gary "ishipaco" Albers’
“Ishipaco's Guide to the PowerSurvivor Katadyn 40E Watermaker”
Katadyn and PUR Watermakers: Installation, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

and
PUR / Katadyn Watermaker Help from an Ex-Cruiser
and
Troubleshooting PowerSurvivor 35
__________________
Gord May
"If you didn't have the time or money to do it right in the first place, when will you get the time/$ to fix it?"



GordMay is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:22.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.