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Old 04-17-2017, 10:03 PM   #1
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Black water tank over winter

I see suggestions to never leave the black water tank left empty or the bad stuff drys out and hardens. But if you get back from a trip and then put your rig into storage for a month or 3 in freezing temperatures it seems you face a conundrum. Leave it empty and have possible dried out residue left in the tank or leave it partially full and face possible damage from freezing.. Solutions?
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Pour some pink in and you will be fine.
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Old 04-17-2017, 10:06 PM   #3
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Clean it out really good and toss a gallon of antifreeze in there. BUT! If you really clean it out well as you should there should not be solids in there so no worries either way.
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If your rig has the built in black tank flush and you flush regularly as garbonz says, you should be good. I've never had issues here in MI.
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Flush the tank well and leave it empty.

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Old 04-18-2017, 10:14 PM   #6
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Some water left over in any of the tanks shouldn't really be a concern as there is plenty of room for expansion. When you are flushing the lines and adding antifreeze, the pink stuff goes down in the tank anyway.
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