Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Unknown freshwater source

Ann-Sofie Svanberg <kanalmamman@...>

We hade similar strange leakage, after hours of searching we found a locker under the stove where there were a hose with a valve. We tightened the hose clamp and problem solved.

S/Y Lady Annila, SM232, 1998

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11 aug. 2017 kl. 11:11 skrev leopold.hauer@... [amelyachtowners] <amelyachtowners@...>:


Hi everyone,


We have a "well" in the pantry bilges of our SM ( hull 69) : In higher waves, especially with wind from ahead , we get water ( definitely NO saltwater) in the compartment with the freshwater pump in front of the stove, continuing to the compartment underneath the sink and then to the one underneath the steps. The only origin we could imagine is the  freshwater tank inspection lid underneath the freezer, but we are not sure and  don't see any connection between  this lid and the  bilges in the pantry. 

The taps of dishwasher and washing machine are closed but most of the water is in this compartment. We are afraid that we have to remove the freezer.Has anyone ever removed the freezer and can give us hints or a description of how to do it?

Did or does anyone have this water problem too? Any ideas of a solution?



Leo Hauer

SM. Yin Yang

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