Refrigerators on BC Ferries - Escape Trailer Owners Community

Go Back   Escape Trailer Owners Community > Escape Tech > Problem Solving | Owners helping each other
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-27-2014, 10:45 AM   #1
Senior Member
J Mac's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Kelowna, British Columbia
Trailer: 2008 Escape 17b
Posts: 1,731
Refrigerators on BC Ferries

Refrigerators on BC Ferries, and other places I would imagine, must have the propane turned off for safety reasons. A trick I learned, to prevent an air lock in the propane line, is to turn off the refrigerator from the inside of the trailer then turn off the propane. If just the propane is turned off then the refrigerator still has access to the propane in the hose until it is used up and that used to cause an airlock and difficulty relighting.

works for me!

J Mac is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-27-2014, 11:22 AM   #2
Join Date: Aug 2013
Location: Boise, Idaho
Trailer: 2014 17B
Posts: 41
Washington Ferries also require propane to be off.
smilycook is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:33 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.