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Storage Can a washing machine be stored in a non-heated storage compartment without damaging it in some way?

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  • melchinski Oct 13, 2008

    I finally found the proper manual online for the washing machine that we've got, and it gave step by step instructions on how to store the washing machine in cold weather. It suggested running a cycle with RV line antifreeze before storing it. This actually makes sense.

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Absolutely! There are no temperature sensitive components inside that you need to worry about.

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