Re: A54 holding tank drain seasock
Hi Soraya,toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
At the first sign the valve becomes sticky, we use vegetable oil to lube the
With the holding tank empty and the valve closed, remove the deck cap and
pour about a 100ml of vegetable oil into the tank. Let it sit for a little
while. Then, work the valve back and forth. This will last for a few months
before it needs to be done again.
(I am assuming the 54 has caps on the deck for pump-out like the 53)
With best regards,
Sailing Vessel - Cream Puff - SM2K - #275
Currently cruising - Tahiti, French Polynesia
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Sent: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 6:51 PM
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Subject: [AmelYachtOwners] A54 holding tank drain seasock
Any routine maintenance tips for the holding tanks drain seacocks?
Ours are starting to grip.