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Old 01-04-2014, 11:56 AM   #11
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^^Any idea where to get non-alcohol blended gas?^^
We only have a few gas stations left here in my area that sell real gas. I learned my lesson the hard way by putting Super Unleaded ethanol gas in a brand new (400mi) Suzuki DR650. I left for work, came back 45 days later and the carb was severely varnished up to the point that the bike would not start. I had to tear apart the carb. Corn is for eating, not powering our vehicles.
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^^Any idea where to get non-alcohol blended gas?^^
If you live somewhere close to farming country, try to find a place that sells tractor diesel. Tractor diesel, for those who might not know, is diesel that is not road-taxed and is for agricultural purposes. It’s dyed red. These places sometimes sell gas that isn't blended with ethanol.
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If your snow thrower has a Air Filter, try taking it out & leaving it out.................
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If you live somewhere close to farming country, try to find a place that sells tractor diesel. Tractor diesel, for those who might not know, is diesel that is not road-taxed and is for agricultural purposes. It’s dyed red. These places sometimes sell gas that isn't blended with ethanol.
Yeah Right !..............And yes that was Sarcasm.
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I've got a couple of stations here!
One has premium, the other mid-grade. So my motorcycle, lawnmower, and backup generator are taken care of.

Check near a recreation area.
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There is no air filter just a screen. I checked it and its clean. Its supposed to warm up tomorrow above freezing so I will run it with the sea foam/gas mix for a while to work it through. Thanks for all the advice everyone.
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I don’t understand. Did I say something wrong?
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I don’t understand. Did I say something wrong?
A Yeah, the ethanol comes from the Farming country, I know I live here !............
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Well its above freezing today and it started on the first pull. Ran for a minute and died. My father is going to teach me how to tear down the carb and clean it this week. Ill throw a new plug in as well.
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