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Fuel Grades, which do you use? 5 years 9 months ago #70132

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Jr. and I took the week off and planned to do some fishing. We were out Monday trolling for 5 hrs. This engine continues to perform flawlessly, turnkey and go! I've been experimenting with fuel grades and have concluded that premium works best, it seems to idle just a tad bit smoother than regular fuel. I "think" I gained just a little top end with it too, it's hard to tell. Top speed with this engine is slower than the others I have but is the the sweet one of the fleet.

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Dick Johnson

1989 16ft Sylvan

'57 Evinrude 18 (finally found a decent one)
'58 Johnson 5.5
'72 Johnson 6.0
'61 Homelite
'64 Johnson 18
'65 Homelite 55
'66 Homelite 55
'68 Bearcat 55 (3)
'70 Bearcat 55 (2)
'71 Bearcat 85 (Sold)

Re:Fuel Grades, which do you use? 5 years 9 months ago #70143

Now thats a good trolling motor. Sounds great.

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Re:Fuel Grades, which do you use? 5 years 9 months ago #70151

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Thanks! Yes for a big engine it's pretty nice that it will run out around 26 mph and troll all day at 1.5 mph.

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Dick Johnson

1989 16ft Sylvan

'57 Evinrude 18 (finally found a decent one)
'58 Johnson 5.5
'72 Johnson 6.0
'61 Homelite
'64 Johnson 18
'65 Homelite 55
'66 Homelite 55
'68 Bearcat 55 (3)
'70 Bearcat 55 (2)
'71 Bearcat 85 (Sold)
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