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Old 09-11-2012, 08:14 PM   #11
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My gas valves are closed while the camper is sitting in the driveway, unless I am running the fridge in preparation for a get away.

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Old 09-11-2012, 08:51 PM   #12
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I keep mine on, but my trailer is here in the yard and kept plugged in most of the time.

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Old 09-14-2012, 02:58 PM   #13
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I keep mine ON all the time. I came home one day and as I was getting out of the car I heard a hissing sound. After looking at all my tires I discovered a squirrel had eaten a hole in my gas line. I was glad to have found it before I got to a campsite and tried to turn something on. Would have made a nice explosion if I had not discovered it when I did.
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Old 09-14-2012, 06:20 PM   #14
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On the other hand if the valve was shut of there would be less chance of a fire or explosion while the trailer was unattended.

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