Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-18-2017, 04:40 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2016
Posts: 7
Propane Question....

I had to unhook my furnace from the propane system today and take the furnace to a shop to the worked on. My question, which may be really dumb is.....If I turn my propane tanks back on in order to have hot water will it also be leaking out of the pipe that runs to the furnace?

Just not sure if it is somehow shut off since the furnace isn't connected to it or if propane will continue to flow out of the pipe unless shut off.
__________________

flywnc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-18-2017, 04:46 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Ford Idaho's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Idaho
Posts: 9,840
It will leak like the mouth of the Mississippi river, you need to plug or cap the end of the gas line.
__________________

__________________
2016 F350 6.7L LB CC Reese 28K 2014 Chaparral Lite 266sab
"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." 2014 19 days camping 2015 17 days camping201620 days camping
Ford Idaho is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2017, 12:11 PM   #3
Head Rambler
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Southwest Alabama
Posts: 6,597
You don't say that there was a valve on the line going to the furnace that you could turn off, so I tend to agree with Ford's post above. You'll need to plug the line in order to stop the gas flow.
__________________
Salem 29RKSS Pushing a GMC Sierra 2500HD!
Gotta go campin!
Bama Rambler is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
propane

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Disclaimer:

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Forest River, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:56 AM.