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Old 11-11-2015, 04:05 PM   #1
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Dumb question

After my last campout I drained the water heater. Bypassed it and blew out the lines. I plan on using the trailer on Christmas.
Should I add anti freeze now? Or wait after I use for the last time? It will get below freezing here in Northern California between now and then.
The only thing with water in it currently is 5 gallons in the fresh tank and the "P" traps.
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Old 11-11-2015, 04:32 PM   #2
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Guessing your grey and black tanks are empty too all I would do is add antifreeze to the traps and drain the fresh tank and you should be good for cold temps.
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Old 11-11-2015, 04:57 PM   #3
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Question, how cold for how long?

Might consider blowing out the lines and just pouring antifreeze down the drains.

Make sure to drain the tanks. The outside shower will freeze first.
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You might consider running small electric heater in it with the cabinet doors open, just to keep it above extreme cold.
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