Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?

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> Nico V Wrote:

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> Seems like a lot of hassle with questionable results (lowering octane

> etc).

>

> Just drain the carb and maybe even the tank if you plan on having it sit

> for half a year, that one operation is a lot less of a pain in the ass

> than separating the ethanol from the fuel every time you need to fuel. I

> think the biggest issue with todays fuel is that it expires quickly. I

> usually drain the tanks of my summer stuff and use the fuel in my atv

> and snow blower during the winter, and after winter I drain the

> snowmobile tanks and use the fuel in my lawnmower, so I start with fresh

> fuel every season.

>

> I actually started running my racing snowmobile (335cc 2-stroke) on E85

> this winter as an experiment, poor man's methanol... Seems to be working

> great so far. On regular gasoline the cylinder and head get boiling hot,

> on E85 they barely get warm to the touch because of all the extra fuel I

> can put in having a nice cooling effect. Colder engine in its turn

> allows for more performance. Ethanol is not all bad :)

If you put the leftover Summer fuel in your Winter machines and the leftover Winter fuel in your Summer machines , how can you start every season with fresh gas ?

Maybe fresher than if you'd left the fuel sit all season , but ...

And , all that draining and switching seems as much hassle as what you're trying to avoid .

No worries . Do what works for you . I do . :D

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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Full Tuck Full Tuck 04/04/18 12:38PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Storm Roland Storm Roland 04/04/18 01:04PM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/05/18 02:34PM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Bad Cadillac™ Bad Cadillac™ 04/09/18 10:11AM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/04/18 03:28PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Full Tuck Full Tuck 04/04/18 05:31PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/04/18 06:41PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 04/06/18 08:50AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/06/18 11:14AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 04/06/18 04:33PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: * * * * 04/04/18 07:17PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/04/18 08:09PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: kenny s kenny s 04/26/18 03:51AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Joe Schuitema Joe Schuitema 04/04/18 10:02PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Mick Doohan Mick Doohan 04/04/18 10:09PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Derek Cox Derek Cox 04/04/18 11:01PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Thomas TPRF Thomas TPRF 04/04/18 11:50PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 04/05/18 01:55AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: EH 📣FCC of the QCB EH 📣FCC of the QCB 04/05/18 04:00PM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/05/18 07:36PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/05/18 09:44PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/05/18 11:38PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/06/18 09:26PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/06/18 09:42PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 04/06/18 01:01AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Steve Paul Steve Paul 04/05/18 10:07PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 04/06/18 10:20PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: EH 📣FCC of the QCB EH 📣FCC of the QCB 04/06/18 10:59PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/06/18 11:39PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Mr Moped Mr Moped 04/07/18 01:11AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: * * * * 04/07/18 11:59AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/07/18 04:44PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/07/18 08:04PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/07/18 10:05PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/07/18 10:48PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/07/18 11:25PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/09/18 03:33PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/09/18 03:37PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Mr Moped Mr Moped 04/07/18 10:33PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Bad Cadillac™ Bad Cadillac™ 04/09/18 07:42AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/09/18 04:21PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/09/18 05:53PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: frank dadog frank dadog 04/09/18 06:43PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 04/26/18 09:57AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/26/18 10:33AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Nico V Nico V 04/27/18 07:24AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 04/27/18 09:59AM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Probably Fred Probably Fred 04/28/18 04:13AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Bad Cadillac™ Bad Cadillac™ 05/04/18 11:20AM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: P D P D 05/04/18 11:55AM
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  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Don Ohio Don Ohio 05/09/18 04:03PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Dirty30 Dillon Dirty30 Dillon 05/10/18 12:37PM
  Re: Remove ethanol from my gas?Re: Stephen Keller Stephen Keller 05/09/18 08:55PM
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