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Old 11-20-2015, 12:20 PM   #31
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Thanks for the photo. Yes, that's ours.
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Old 11-20-2015, 12:31 PM   #32
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Myron's photo shows it. Remove the screen and press the pin.
Less than an eyedropper of water will come out.
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Old 11-20-2015, 03:34 PM   #33
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Hi: Floating Cloud... You can buy a card with 3 of those screens on it at WalloMart. I use a surplus dental tool to remove it. Cheap insurance!!! Alf
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Old 11-20-2015, 07:09 PM   #34
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We went over with the snow coming down plenty. Screen out with a screwdriver and pumped in some more antifreeze. Yes, water came out of there when pushing the pin. Glad that is done. Will look for a dental tool! That would work better.
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Old 11-20-2015, 09:08 PM   #35
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Old 11-20-2015, 10:15 PM   #36
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Okay, but if we just pump antifreeze into the city water inlet, we don't need to worry about removing the screen or pushing the pin?
Right.
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Old 11-21-2015, 03:43 AM   #37
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Am I right that if you blow the lines out you shouldn't have to do this? Or did I forget a step?
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Am I right that if you blow the lines out you shouldn't have to do this? Or did I forget a step?
That is correct.
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Old 11-21-2015, 12:42 PM   #39
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Am I right that if you blow the lines out you shouldn't have to do this? Or did I forget a step?
Don't know how much continuous freezing weather you have had. Also do not know how you blew out the lines. It seems that their instructions used to be to blow out lines and/or do antifreeze and also to do the screen. The screen can be removed with a screwdriver without too much trouble and then you push the little plastic pin in, which will cause water to come out. Maybe you did that in previous years, maybe not, but it is easy. I do not know with your weather (and how the lines were cleared) if it is worth doing now. If you never did it before, then you must be okay.
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Old 11-21-2015, 04:32 PM   #40
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Cathy, never did it before. I have always attached an air compressor with 30 psi air to the city water inlet and blown the water out of the lines.

We are currently in Germany and won't be home for a few days yet. But I heard it got down to 12 above a day or so ago. But it is supposed to get to 40 in St Paul next week. So maybe I will visit the trailer and do this then
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