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Date:         Sat, 5 Nov 2005 22:44:06 -0700
Reply-To:     jimt <camper@TACTICAL-BUS.INFO>
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From:         jimt <camper@TACTICAL-BUS.INFO>
Subject:      Re: water tank winterization
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actually available at most FLAPS and RV shops. i put about a half gallon in my system and run it through the pump. in the spring i open the drain and flush a bit and then put a couple gallons of water in and run it through the pump. works fine for me. jimt

On Nov 5, 2005, at 10:37 PM, Robert Fisher wrote:

> I've seen this stuff in Walmart, actually. > > Cya, > Robert > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "John Rodgers" <inua@CHARTER.NET> > To: <vanagon@GERRY.VANAGON.COM> > Sent: Saturday, November 05, 2005 8:29 PM > Subject: Re: water tank winterization > > >> There is a water system anti-freeze available. Go to a motor home >> repair >> facility and they will have it. It is non-toxic and is designed >> specifically for motor home water systems. I would not drink the >> stuff >> but it is safe enough if you drain and flush your water system before >> each use. I used it every winter in my motor home in Alaska. >> >> Regards, >> >> John Rodgers >> 88 GL Driver >> >> Maggie Dew wrote: >> >>> I'm curious if there is something to put in my water holding tank >>> to keep >>> it >>> from freezing? Or should I just drain it for the winter? I tend >>> to camp in >>> winter as well as in summer. >>> >>> Maggie >>> '85 Subaru-Westy "Anne Bonney" >>> >>> >>> >>> > >

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