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Old 22 August 2015, 12:55   #1
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My boating days are over this year due to ill health , I've a full tank of fuel should I drain or keep it thanks
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Old 22 August 2015, 14:56   #2
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Leonard, I've edited your post title to attract more helpful responses. I'll tidy the first two posts when at a PC later.

You'll probably get more helpful advice if you add some details:

Type of tank (metal, plastic, inboard, portable).
Premix or pure fuel?
Do you have a petrol car?
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Hi plastic tank , auto lube system , it's a Tohatso 70 mc and inboard tank , thanks for response and help .


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Soz and diesel car .


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Old 22 August 2015, 16:21   #5
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If you add fuel stabiliser then it will be OK for next season. Or you could just flog it to a friend for a discount...
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Cheers for reply Willk much obliged


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Old 22 August 2015, 16:29   #7
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How much fuel? Are your tanks built in or portable? If you can lift them out it will make getting the fuel out a lot easier. There are a lot of threads here re storing fuel with a lot of different views regarding leaving tanks full, half full or near empty all relating to either condensation in the tank, (leave full to reduce that) to near empty so you can put fresh in when you are ready to go again.


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Neil 50ltr tank built in and full tank .


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I put highest grade petrol in .


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Leonard I have for any years left various amounts of petrol in my tank. I have never added stabilisers but always left room to add fresh at the start of the season. My rib was stored outside and I never hade any problems.


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