4

I've got this camelback blue waterbag for my bike rucksack. I removed the black rubber washer from the opening wheel for cleaning and now i cannot put it back properly. Could you send me close up photos showing where exactly the washer should be and on what side? A vid would be great, too

From https://images.yswcdn.com/-2867688965004507840-ql-85/700/500/ay/trisports/camelbak-antidote-replacement-reservoir-42.jpg

3
  • Probably this one: Camelbak Antidote Reservoir 1.5L Neutral
    – Greg
    Jun 10 '17 at 22:23
  • 1
    What's the "opening wheel" ? Is it the big threadded lid used for filling the bag? I've added a generic stock photo if it helps - consider replacing with a photo showing the problem.
    – Criggie
    Jun 11 '17 at 7:07
  • yeah that's basically the model, only the reservoir is a bit smaller. and yeah, lid. I tend to forget everything these days so I forgot the word "lid".
    – Greg
    Jun 12 '17 at 8:13
5

There's nothing complicated about how it fits. Here's my cap seal for reference. camelbak bladder seal

6
  • 1
    cheers man. I'll try it at home. I don't know why it hasn't worked for me so far.
    – Greg
    Jun 12 '17 at 8:12
  • 1
    @greg Maybe its been stretched or deformed in the removal? If so you might be up for either a replacement lid or a whole replacement liner bag. Remember, never use anything but plain pure water in these. That means no sports drinks, no flavours, powders or tablets. Leave them completely open to air dry, or if you intend on using the next day I've heard you can freeze them empty to stop mould. They still need a proper clean at the end of the weekend.
    – Criggie
    Jun 12 '17 at 10:15
  • 1
    Sometimes you can get rubber to return to its normal shape and size by submerging in boiling water.
    – Chris
    Jun 12 '17 at 10:17
  • Oh and my sink is a right mess because it's in my utility room and I've been painting my daughter's bedroom - hence the paint splashes.
    – Chris
    Jun 12 '17 at 10:19
  • 1
    Man, thank you a lot for that picture! Had a hard time fixing it back and also finding the right picture for that o ring for my camelbak! Topicstarter, thank you a lot as well! May 17 '19 at 5:42

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.