Tiny Fruit Fly (like) Bugs In Black Water Tank!
Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:35 AM
Posted 26 October 2012 - 08:51 AM
I would not use a petroleum-based insect spray around the rubber and plastic.
Guess I would flush the tanks very well with water and drain. Add a couple of gallons of water. Add half a cup of bleach and let sit 30 minutes. Flush with water. Yes, chlorine can also be bad for rubber and plastic, but you are only leaving it in there long enough for the chlorine gas to kill the insects, then flushing it out.
BTW, it is not a good idea to leave the black tank valve open all the time. Better to leave it closed until tank is at least 1/2 full and then dump.
Dianne and Brett Wolfe
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Posted 26 October 2012 - 12:26 PM
Posted 26 October 2012 - 01:35 PM
Thank you again...a mind's a terrible thing to waste!
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