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Old 09-12-2017, 09:41 AM   #1
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Winterizing

I have a 35' 1997 Dolphin that I park in a carport in a cold climate. I go south at the end of October but it occasionally dips below freezing before I leave. Do you think I should take some sort of percautions?
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Two things ( options ).
1 Leave heat on , furnace set to 50 ish , and if water tanks and 12 volt pump area not heated with the furnace you'll want to put an electric heater in there .
2, Drain the water system and blow the lines with compressed air, making sure the 12 volt pump is run dry.
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I have a 07' Dolphin with a basement heat pump, and I live in Western Oregon where the temps do not drop really low very often. Does anyone see a problem with using the heat pump for keeping the coach above freezing in the Winter ?? I was considering leaving it on at around 45-50 degrees, this would be in place of space heaters. I have drained all the fluids..

Thanks in advance for opinions..
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I wouldn't. That basement heat pump will start frosting up from the bottom up when temps get into the low 40's. Those oiled filled radiator style heaters and a couple oscillating fans work well.
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