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Old 04-28-2006, 08:07 PM   #1
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AC drip,drip,drip,drip,drip

How does the condenced water that collects on the AC coil escape from the factory installed air conditioning unit? Does it have a drip tube that runs between the inner and outer shell? Or does it just run down the outside?
I just had to rebuild a high quality de-humidifier that had drip tube issues. It ran for a few days unattended dripping water before it was noticed. It got me thinking that a clogged AC drip tube could cause some problems

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Old 04-28-2006, 08:32 PM   #2
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Yes the drip tube runs out the bottom of the trailer. Sometimes you can clear it with a blast of air.

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Old 05-07-2006, 06:52 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply. I will keep an eye on it.
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Old 05-07-2006, 10:06 AM   #4
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Typically there is a hose in the streetside wheel well (newer Airstreams).
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Old 05-07-2006, 04:04 PM   #5
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Drain Hose

Blow a string thru the tube from the top down, then tie a small piece of rag to it and pull it thru, thats how we clean them out.
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Old 05-29-2006, 12:35 PM   #6
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Can't tell the year of your trailer, but for the older trailers that have an Armstrong, I can get to the drain tube from inside the trailer by removing the street side filter.
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Old 06-02-2006, 02:05 PM   #7
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Anyone know where the tube would exit on a 66 Safari International. I've been all over it and can't find it anywhere.

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