How To

De-Winterize Your Van

Once winter is over and extreme cold temperatures have subsided, it’s time to get your van’s water back up and running! This video covers how to best de-winterize your van’s water system.

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Outside Van is not responsible for damage resulting from improper maintenance. This serves only as a guide to basic procedures.

To restore service to your water system after winterizing it, take the following steps:

Step 1: Add freshwater tank drink

Step 2: Add water to the freshwater tank

Step 3: Turn on the water pump

Step 4: Turn on water valves one at a time until water runs out of all the faucets turn off.

Your water pump at this time your whole system will be operational. If this is done improperly, check your shower your sink faucet and your water pump as these will be first to fail.