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Old 09-16-2013, 06:37 PM   #1
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Winterizing a 2014 Rockwood A122BH

Does this unit come factory installed with a winterizing kit by Forest River for adding RV antifreeze as well as bypassing the water heater or do I need to purchase these bypass kits from amazon below? Don't want to buy if I don't need to. Appreciate your help in advance

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Old 09-16-2013, 09:01 PM   #2
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Does not come with a water pump bypass kit, but does come with water heater bypass.

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Old 09-16-2013, 09:11 PM   #3
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I use the blow out process to winterized my A128S last year. It got under -20 Celsius here in Toronto and I had no problem with my lines this season. I'm using this process again this year. Here is the link on how to winterize your rig Let's Talk Winterizing...

I only use the antifreeze in the sink drain pipe. How easy/cheap is that and getting back to normal use is quick too.

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Old 09-16-2013, 09:44 PM   #4
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Went I was doing my PDI, I asked about blowing out lines to winterized. He said no problem and said to wrap a towel around the air hose and place it in the sink drain to blow the p trap out. (Take off the cap on the outside when blowing out) So no antifreeze needed.
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Old 09-17-2013, 05:39 AM   #5
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A shop vac on the outside can get most of the water out of the trap as well. That is what I do along with the line blow out if we are expecting a hard freeze.

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