Why Is My RV fridge dripping water?
It sounds like the refrigerator may have a drip pan or drain line that allows it to drain condensation. If the drain line is plugged then you will have dripping inside of the fridge. Or the end of the drain line has somehow come loose and is not draining to the outside but the inside of your refrigerator.
Why is there so much condensation in my RV fridge?
If you are finding excess condensation inside your refrigerator compartment, or possibly excess frost in your freezer compartment, you most likely have a door seal issue. These are common indicators that air is getting into the refrigerator.
Should I run a dehumidifier in my RV?
Dry air inside an RV is ideal. Wet air inside an RV is a problem waiting to manifest itself in mold, decay, and destruction. The most efficient method to reduce water in the air is to use an RV dehumidifier.
How do you clean a Dometic refrigerator?
You’ll want to add a little water to baking soda to make a paste, then slather it on the mold and let it dry. Once dried you can scrub it off with a brush and repeat the process as many times as needed to get the job done. Don’t forget to decontaminate the door seal on your fridge as well.
What is the best sealant for RV roof vent?
The Best RV Roof Sealers
- Proguard Liquid Roof RV Roof Sealant.
- Flex Seal Liquid Rubber in a Can.
- EternaBond RoofSeal Sealant Tape.
- Dicor Rubber Roof Acrylic Coating.
- Sashco Through The Roof Sealant.
Where does the water drain from a Dometic refrigerator?
A lot of coach manufactures route the water drain out the lower cooling unit vent door. On most Dometic fridges, the water drain hose comes from inside the fridge. There is a collection try below the cooling fins, the collection try drains into a receptacle that may be removed on some refrigerators.
Does UV damage Dometic RV fridge drain hoses?
The first photo shows typical UV damage to a Dometic water drain hose. These hoses will crack or break when touched when UV and heat have destroyed the plastic. Not to worry! We will show you how to fix Dometic RV fridge drain hoses.
How to replace a fridge drain hose on an RV?
If you can remove this part, a new hose can be attached to the receptacle and then pushed through the hole to be routed to the location where it is to drain on your RV. Often a wire or fish can be used to help route the hose behind the fridge. Finally, we show a Dometic fridge with a vinyl hose replacing the factory drain hose which failed.
What happens if you touch a Dometic water drain hose?
The first photo shows typical UV damage to a Dometic water drain hose. These hoses will crack or break when touched when UV and heat have destroyed the plastic. Not to worry!