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campfun 10-17-2012 09:48 AM

black tank smell
 
I am putting campr into storage. I noticed an oder coming from th bathroom and bad out of toilet? Anything I can do before storing it or can I crack open vent in bathroom. It ill be stord inside

Dave_Monica 10-17-2012 10:14 AM

It's recommended to put a little antifreeze in the toilet bowl to help keep the seal from drying out. If the black tank vent is working properly, you shouldn't get any odors in the bathroom.

I leave the bathroom vent cracked open all winter and it's stored outside. It has a Max Air vent cover on it.

Dave

ParkManCan 10-17-2012 10:17 AM

X2 :thumbsup:

YoungKopernik 10-22-2012 10:37 PM

I believe the recomondation is to leave some water or antifreeze in bowl to seal out smells. As added info I receintly pulled my Thedford potty out and found some sad design issues that will never allow for good cleaning. https://www.forestriverforums.com/for...eak-29197.html

good luck
John


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