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Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-12-2012, 09:57 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
I think that one of the advantages of winterizing...

I think that one of the advantages of winterizing by the check list (drain, rv, drain) is that even if you miss a pump or hose, you are covered by the fact that the last thing ran in the engine is...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-07-2012, 10:21 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
As for the oil, I am lucky to find 20W50...

As for the oil, I am lucky to find 20W50 anywhere, let alone brand or type... No idea why it is so hard to find.
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-05-2012, 10:07 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
I suppose you could do it that way. I have heard...

I suppose you could do it that way. I have heard that some attempt to collect it via buckets under the exhaust to rinse it out of the block with water. I agree, it does not seem easy, or green. ...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-05-2012, 09:30 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Yes, some or most of the PG seems to have some...

Yes, some or most of the PG seems to have some form or amount of alcohol in it. That IS the stuff used in holding tanks and is commonly referred to as RV anti-freeze. The fact that it has alcohol...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-05-2012, 05:04 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
A few discussion points and facts about Propylene...

A few discussion points and facts about Propylene Glycol (PG) anti-freeze:

• Propylene glycol (PG) antifreeze comes in two types, motor vehicle and RV. These antifreezes are intended for completely...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-05-2012, 04:57 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
I talked to Indmar about what type of coolant to...

I talked to Indmar about what type of coolant to use on an LT1 and the bottom line is the glycol vs dry block debate will continue…

I talked to Sam in customer support at Indmar. They recommend dry...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-05-2012, 04:53 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Clarification from my last post… There are NOT...

Clarification from my last post… There are NOT two types of RV anti-freeze. There are two type of anti-freeze. Automotive is ethylene glycol (EG). RV/marine is propylene glycol (PG). PG is the...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-04-2012, 03:26 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Pram, I assume that since you are concerned you...

Pram, I assume that since you are concerned you have an LT1. Just about anything else is TBI and you would be following Indmar advice. If you do have an LT1, don't know that you hurt anything by...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-03-2012, 10:02 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Thanks for the positive feedback. After doing...

Thanks for the positive feedback.

After doing a bit more research, it appears that Indmar has changed their position on fogging on the LT1. The LT1 is considered a dry intake, I believe because...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-02-2012, 10:55 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Everything that I can find say 20w50. Oil was...

Everything that I can find say 20w50.

Oil was about the last thing I figured we would be talking about after posting the winterization list... I guess you guys think the tasks, order, etc are ok?
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-02-2012, 10:37 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
I had a hard time just finding 20W50. Only brand...

I had a hard time just finding 20W50. Only brand I could find was valvoline. I was hoping for a choice or two. Maybe Mobil1. This was just this past spring. Maybe this fall I will find a better...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-02-2012, 10:19 PM
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Posted By jakethebt
Winterization of an LT1 - Checklist

Well.. first time winterization of an LT1. I have read tons of posts and modified Eastie's (JimN?) checklist and supply list to be specific to the LT1. I have chosen to drain the block, fill with...
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