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Post by Ian Lock » Sat Nov 24, 2018 6:36 pm

I have a GTE SE6a and intend to store it over the winter from the end of November to May next year which is about 5 months.

I have come across a Fuel Additive Stabilizer called STA-BIL that claims that you don't have to drain your fuel tank when storing your car for sometime, like over the winter.

My questions are has anyone used this additive before, is it any good and can it be used when you only have a couple of gallons in the tank.

If I do use it I will run the engine to full normal temperature to ensure full circulation of mixture.

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Post by Ian Lock » Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:16 am

has anyone



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Post by chrisgallacher » Sun Nov 25, 2018 10:54 am

Even if it works, is it worth the expense and faff for just a few months? Especially if your tank is almost empty anyway?

I think I'd just fill up with a fresh tankful next spring and drive away.


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Post by Nick » Sun Nov 25, 2018 12:03 pm

Better still start the engine and get it nice and warm a couple of times over the winter. (presuming you are keeping coolant in it)


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