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post #11 of 25 (permalink) Old 18-06-2016, 20:39
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Is Jiwawa named after a new breed of dog?

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Yea, I rather like the sound of it!

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J for John WW for Wodger Wabbit

I had a mate who was Dyslexic and had the same initials, that's how he responded to anyone asking, as he signed JWW, people faces were a picture long gone now sadly.
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We had this problem with our Autotrail - two overflows, one in each wheel arch. I fitted hoselock connectors to them, the ones that don't let water through unless you have something connected to them. Problem solved for just a few pounds.
Something like these but you can find them much cheaper if you search round.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Hozelock-W...-/112033548027
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We had this problem with our Autotrail - two overflows, one in each wheel arch. I fitted hoselock connectors to them, the ones that don't let water through unless you have something connected to them. Problem solved for just a few pounds.
Something like these but you can find them much cheaper if you search round.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Hozelock-W...-/112033548027
Wouldn't that defeat the purpose of the overflows though?
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Wouldn't that defeat the purpose of the overflows though?
My thought, exactamundo.

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Nope, i've got a gurt hole in the side of the van where I pour water in, when the tank is full it spills out of the hole around the sides of the hosepipe that fills it. I then put the cap on and the job's done.
Water then remains in the tank instead of spilling out over the road as I drive along. I used to find that my tank contents dropped by about 25% over a 50 mile journey before I fitted the valves.
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Nope, i've got a gurt hole in the side of the van where I pour water in, when the tank is full it spills out of the hole around the sides of the hosepipe that fills it. I then put the cap on and the job's done.
Water then remains in the tank instead of spilling out over the road as I drive along. I used to find that my tank contents dropped by about 25% over a 50 mile journey before I fitted the valves.
Good point Pete, like Gurt, not used enough IMO

I wonder why they put them there though, as the inlet caps can breath.
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So have you looked to see if the overflow pipe has dropped from a securing strap,or have you re-routed the pipe to rise above the tank height.

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