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Old 10-15-2015, 03:13 PM   #11
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I was winterizing the residential fridge and was waiting for pink slush to come out no luck after a gallon ran through called the dealer and the said if you don't remove the fridge water filter it will be white slush if you remove the water filter it will be pink so I guess I am done. On another note do you leave your facets open or do you turn them off?
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Old 10-19-2015, 08:04 PM   #12
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I was winterizing the residential fridge and was waiting for pink slush to come out no luck after a gallon ran through called the dealer and the said if you don't remove the fridge water filter it will be white slush if you remove the water filter it will be pink so I guess I am done. On another note do you leave your facets open or do you turn them off?

I close mine, but I relieve all pressure from the lines.


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What is the advantage to using the anti freeze vs blowing the lines out with an air compressor? And then how do you dewinterize?
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Old 11-12-2015, 07:33 PM   #14
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How many gallons it you need to use? Thanks.
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What is the advantage to using the anti freeze vs blowing the lines out with an air compressor? And then how do you dewinterize?

There will usually be some residual water laying in the lines. That will collect in low lying areas. The antifreeze will push the remaining water out and give you better protection, if you live in a hard freeze area. On a larger 5th wheel with 2 baths it can take up to 5 gallons. My 365saq took right at 4 1/2.


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AquaMan..thanks for the answer on number of gallons.
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AquaMan..thanks for the answer on number of gallons.

Your welcome. Don't forget to fill the water filter with empty plastic water bottles, golf balls, etc., anything to take up space.


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Old 11-16-2015, 08:55 AM   #18
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I was wondering about the filter...thank for that tip!
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3.5 gals. No problems. Opened the low point drains (tank, main cold and hot, ice maker) opened kitchen, bath, shower faucets. closed low point drains. Drained hot water heater thru anode rod. Put empty water bottle in the filter bowl, removed frig water filter. Flip the red hot water bypass, switch the winterization value. Stuck the "winterization kit" (as labeled on camper) tube in the gallon of antifreeze and turned on water pump, ran toilet, shower, bath, kitchen (hot and cold water) until pink. cycled thru 3 gallons. Left frig on for three ice cycles (with tube in antifreeze and pump on) and then got pink slush cubes. Except waiting for the ice maker, everything else took about 40 minutes. Thanks for all the folks that put tips and hints here!
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3.5 gals. No problems. Opened the low point drains (tank, main cold and hot, ice maker) opened kitchen, bath, shower faucets. closed low point drains. Drained hot water heater thru anode rod. Put empty water bottle in the filter bowl, removed frig water filter. Flip the red hot water bypass, switch the winterization value. Stuck the "winterization kit" (as labeled on camper) tube in the gallon of antifreeze and turned on water pump, ran toilet, shower, bath, kitchen (hot and cold water) until pink. cycled thru 3 gallons. Left frig on for three ice cycles (with tube in antifreeze and pump on) and then got pink slush cubes. Except waiting for the ice maker, everything else took about 40 minutes. Thanks for all the folks that put tips and hints here!

Great description / run down! Did you have to do a washing machine?

I did the same as you did except drained the washing machine and started a quick cycle and stopped and drained it
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