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Old 11-11-2012, 08:15 AM   #1
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another woops moment

I winterized the camper weeks ago emptied water heater low point drains put antifreeze through lines.Oh yes i forgot the city water connection.Just took the little screen off hit button and antifreeze shot out this morning. This wasnt in the manual and i just happened to see it on here while scrolling through forums this morning. I personally have never used the city water connection but im assuming the dealer tested it when we got it about two months ago.Its already snowed here and had a sustained temp below freezing for a long while. Could the city water pipe be cracked?
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Old 11-11-2012, 09:22 AM   #2
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Did you blow the line out before pumping in the antifreeze? If not, then I would check the city water line going in, maybe disconnect it & drain it.
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Old 11-11-2012, 09:28 AM   #3
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If you got "pink" when you pressed the check valve and it stopped coming out when you let go; everything is fine.
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Old 11-11-2012, 09:29 AM   #4
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I would say you're fine. If there was enough pressure to shoot antifreeze out when you pushed the valve stem, it must be in one piece still.


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Old 11-11-2012, 09:37 AM   #5
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Thanks everyone.It shot out about 2 feet and got all over me i was standing in front expecting it to just run out.I did it again and it shot again so it has good pressure.Is there a panel i can remove to.check?Would it be the one near the bathtub thatis about lined up with the inlet from the outside
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Old 11-11-2012, 09:44 AM   #6
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I would not worry about it. Many, and I mean many, do not know about this button. On my previous RV, I owned if for 2 years and never knew about the button. Never had any problems.
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Old 11-11-2012, 09:46 AM   #7
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Okay thank you
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