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Old 12-22-2017, 09:29 PM   #41
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Old 12-22-2017, 09:43 PM   #42
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That could be dangerous. An empty gas tank is an invitation to condensation. Water in the gas tank is not a good thing. What I do is drain out any ethanol gas left in from summer running, and fill the tank to the top with ethanol free gas. Then I shut off the fuel valve and let the engine run until it stops so there is nothing left in the carb bowl. The she is then ready for her winter sleep!
Heated garage, been doing the same thing for over 40 years. But what do I know.

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Old 12-22-2017, 10:33 PM   #43
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Remember to OIL your HORN, before WINTER STORAGE!!!!
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Old 12-22-2017, 11:24 PM   #45
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Why not just wander out to the garage and fire it up once in a while? I don't let any of my stuff sit too long,they lot rot (old dealership term for a car that sits too long)..
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Why not just wander out to the garage and fire it up once in a while? I don't let any of my stuff sit too long,they lot rot (old dealership term for a car that sits too long)..
because if you dont get everything hot your doing more damage than just letting it sit. Oil must get hot to burn off any acids that develop, get moisture out of the exhaust pipe or it will rust out quick as well.
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