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Old 06-13-2018, 10:53 PM   #1
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Newbie here

New guy here trying to figure out all the TT maintenance requirements/tricks. Two quick questions:
1. Do I need to pour tank treatment into my grey water tank in addition to my black tank?
( When traveling and we get to our destination of choice we experience a fowl mild odof when we enter the TT. i usually will just open windows and vent it out and it goes away) we only flush liquids down the black tank, so I don't think it is residual from that.

2. How do I remove and keep the black streaks off the side panels!?😐

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Old 06-13-2018, 10:58 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forums!

I use the Geo Method for keeping my tanks clean. Been using it for years and have never had a problem. One thing that does happen is that the water gets slopped out of the P-traps when you are traveling so odors can get inside that way. Adding a bit of water to the drain and ventilation is the quick way to fix that issue.

As far as black streaks... let me know whey you find a solution!

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Old 06-13-2018, 11:13 PM   #3
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Thanks for quick response.
I will have to YouTube the Geo method, and I was afraid that would be the response to the black streaks. Lol
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Am I the only person ever that has never had a single black streak?
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Old 06-14-2018, 12:31 AM   #5
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Am I the only person ever that has never had a single black streak?
I don't on my current unit... Thanks to the full body paint!

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Old 06-14-2018, 10:39 AM   #6
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I have lots of them but when I wash it, they come off!
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Old 06-18-2018, 02:45 PM   #7
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Within a month of owning mine, I had a black streak down each side from the gutters. I've tried a couple things with no luck.
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Mr. Clean Magic Eraser and elbow grease works.
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Be careful of Magic Eraser on Gel-coat as it can dull the surface. From experience.
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We tried the (rather expensive) gray tank deodorizers which didn't do a thing. Just flush with fresh water now-and-then and dump often. Black streaks: mix 1 part of Windex to 3 parts water and use a soft bristle brush. Comes right off.
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