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Old 10-16-2015, 11:03 PM   #31
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I purge with air, fill with antifreeze and drain antifreeze all before storing for the winter.

I have found in the past that leaving antifreeze in the lines all winter leaves a residue that can sometimes last much of the summer.

Once the antifreeze has filled the lines ... it has done it's job. No need to leave it in the pipes.
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Old 10-17-2015, 05:35 AM   #32
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I purge with air, fill with antifreeze and drain antifreeze all before storing for the winter.

I have found in the past that leaving antifreeze in the lines all winter leaves a residue that can sometimes last much of the summer.

Once the antifreeze has filled the lines ... it has done it's job. No need to leave it in the pipes.
Interesting idea.

Haven't winterized mine yet and will be the first time doing so. I would be interested in hearing other opinions on this matter.
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Old 10-17-2015, 08:36 AM   #33
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If you are blowing out lines etc you are getting all the water out you don't need AF. Only put it in the traps and toilets.


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Old 10-17-2015, 08:43 AM   #34
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If you are blowing out lines etc you are getting all the water out you don't need AF. Only put it in the traps and toilets.


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X2 to that, I have been doing that for years. I however do inject a little antifreeze into the water pump and its line which merges with the city water, which doesn't get blown out.
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Old 10-17-2015, 09:52 AM   #35
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You guys are going to drive me to drink !
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You guys are going to drive me to drink !

It's a short drive for most of us Joe. Don't fight it.
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Old 10-17-2015, 11:07 AM   #37
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I just drive to warmer weather to winterize. LOL
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It's a short drive for most of us Joe. Don't fight it.

My psychiatrist thought I was doing so well the last time I visited.

( joking guys, don't want you to think you got some nut job at this end ) lol
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Old 10-17-2015, 12:54 PM   #39
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Can someone tell me if there's a main drain to get the water out of the fresh water tank ? Or does it have to get pumped out from water pump ? Can you tilt the coach to one side by using just two jacks on either side ?
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1/2 inch drill bit NO WAIT DONT DO IT. I think mine has a tank drain but it's in that damn compartment I refuse to open.


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