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#4529427 - 09/29/17 01:37 PM RV antifreeze?
Camprunner Offline


Registered: 02/19/08
Posts: 1034
Loc: MA.
Today I flushed my RV with the pink antifreeze rated at -50 full strength on the jug. I did it the same as always used the camper pump to pull the pink stuff threw the system then I realized I was going threw much more than normal. I had the bathroom hot water faucet on or open so the pink stuff was just poring out then I ran out. So my question is if the sink line was flushed with pink antifreeze but it is no longer in the line and obviously no water as well do I have to get more to fill the line or will it be fine if the line is empty but was flushed with pink stuff?

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#4529453 - 09/29/17 02:20 PM Re: RV antifreeze? [Re: Camprunner]
28oz Offline


Registered: 04/20/17
Posts: 344
Loc: Utah, USA
I'm facing the same thing this weekend - winterizing my trailer. I think you'd be OK as long as there is no residual water in the line. However, the stuff is cheap, so your peace of mind may/may not be worth another gallon of pink.
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#4529766 - 09/29/17 07:48 PM Re: RV antifreeze? [Re: Camprunner]
i_hate_autofraud Offline


Registered: 05/19/16
Posts: 706
Loc: Canada


In the hot / cold water side I use compressed air to blow it out til dry, don't like pink stuff where
I'll drink water in the spring.

But I put the pink antifreeze in all the traps!

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#4531923 - 10/02/17 10:00 AM Re: RV antifreeze? [Re: i_hate_autofraud]
Bgallagher Offline


Registered: 04/17/12
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Loc: Boston, MA
Originally Posted By: i_hate_autofraud


In the hot / cold water side I use compressed air to blow it out til dry, don't like pink stuff where
I'll drink water in the spring.

But I put the pink antifreeze in all the traps!


+1 This is how we winterize our lakehouse on Saranac lake. Have never had a single issue. Plus the blow out tools are cheap and easy to use.
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