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Old 10-18-2016, 11:14 PM   #11
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Propylene glycol is used in the manufacture of ice cream and many other food products. I have a half quart of ice cream in the freezer that I intend to deal with later tonight, with sour cherry pie.
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Old 10-19-2016, 12:21 AM   #12
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Propylene glycol is used in the manufacture of ice cream and many other food products. I have a half quart of ice cream in the freezer that I intend to deal with later tonight, with sour cherry pie.
Yeah, it's in some Ice Creams to improve the texture and retard the freezing properties, in small amounts. But, I don't like it in my food either.

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Old 10-19-2016, 09:08 AM   #13
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...To me the best solution would be to blow out the lines. What little RV antifreeze you might have to use would be in the drain p-trap.
This method has worked well for me.
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Old 10-19-2016, 09:13 AM   #14
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Thanks for all the suggestions.So it is probably overkill.But i blew out the lines.Then i used the rv pump to pump thru the lines the old[unused] anti freeze.
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Old 10-19-2016, 06:28 PM   #15
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Thanks for all the suggestions.So it is probably overkill.But i blew out the lines.Then i used the rv pump to pump thru the lines the old[unused] anti freeze.
In my book blowing out the lines and then pumping anti freeze thru the lines is not over kill. It's just a good practice it's better to be safe than sorry.
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Old 10-19-2016, 06:52 PM   #16
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In my book blowing out the lines and then pumping anti freeze thru the lines is not over kill. It's just a good practice it's better to be safe than sorry.

I agree "good practice" and do the same, no wasting or diluting the antifreeze. Have a small slug of water trapped in the toilet flush valve and it would be a PITA and 5 times the cost of the jug of antifreeze.
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