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classic motor storage 7 months 6 days ago #134133

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Cold weather is coming up north. What is the best way to treat the fuel system for 6 months of sitting and preventing gum formation and deterioration of carb internals and fuel lines. Fogging oil, Sta-bil? Drain the system?

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classic motor storage 7 months 6 days ago #134135

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sea foam!! works wonders spray it down the carb and in your cylinders

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classic motor storage 7 months 3 days ago #134187

Any of the fuel stabilizers will do the job. I use Sta-Bil myself. Add the stuff before you fog your motor so that the treated fuel is into the entire fuel system.

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classic motor storage 7 months 1 day ago #134201

With my outboards I generally disconnect the fuel line at the ramp, then run them out of fuel. Store for the winter with the leg down.

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