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Old 03-01-2019, 11:49 AM   #15
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Originally Posted by RossWilliams View Post
A suggestion from one manufacturer was to half fill the tank and then add detergent and water softener. Then add several bags of ice cubes and drive around sloshing the mixture and agitating the ice against the walls.
Hi, the FitRV on YouTube demonstrated that ice cubes sloshing around really don't do a thing. Sales people don't know b/c they don't RV ... they are too busy selling them.
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Get a clear elbow for your hose......then you can see if tank is staying clean after you get thru this.....
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Old 03-01-2019, 12:54 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by HJCihak View Post
I recently purchased a used Class B and found the previous owner(s) apparently did not take proper care to flush the black water tank. Despite flushing it now with fresh water while emptying it, it appears there is a build-up of solid waste taking up about 1/4 of the tank's capacity.

Anyone know of a tried and true method of removing this kind of build-up?
Simple - - and lots of water. .

Always, use lots of water in the Black Tank - Simple. .

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