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You gave me a suggestion for water freezing up when it ran acroos the pull out rail to blow the drain line out. It was not clogged when i poured water through this and within a week froze up again.

There is a small piece of metal that appears to attach to a heater coil then leads into the drain tube should this be there?

Still has the same problem of freezing up any other suggestions would be appreciated.

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Clarkk what that metal strip is doing is transfering heat from the heater to the drain to keep it from freezing. Make sure that the metal is connected tightly to the heater. I have used 14 guage copper wire to build this strap to help resolve the issues.This will keep the drain from freezing. You can if you want get what is known as a drain heater. It is wired in with the heater and slides down the drain and heats the drain when the heater is on.

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