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How old can gas be before it starts to ruin carb passages? I store my atv about 3 weeks at a time. Should i put in sta-bil?

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I do ! But I hardly ever store mine that long ! I fire it at least 2 times a week !! But I do ride alot in the winter !!

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I warm my quad up at idle for about 5 min then blast around my block (bout 1/4 mile) then let it idle for a few min then back in truck till I go riding at RAC again. usually about 3 weeks in between RAC riding. I do the block blasts every 5-8 days when i make an "adjustment: (wink wink)

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Ive been using Star Tron Gasoline Additive ever since I got my bike and I think the stuff is great. Never had a fuel problem and the additive mixes with any water that might be in the fuel. All I can say is... GREAT STUFF!

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I use some dry gas in mine when I have it sit for more than a month, but gonna start using the ethanol blocker and see how that works. I havent had any issues so far related to it sitting, but I try to run it even if only "block blasts" at least once a month.

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if you have at least 5gallons or close to it in your tank it should be ok for that long ... i have snowmobiles and they have tanks that hold 10 to 12 gallons ... they seem to be fine for close to 9 months with out any problems ... the more gas you have the longer it will last b4 going bad.. i have put stabil in the snowmobiles b4 and have not ... but i run them about 15 to 20 min. a month even in the summer to make shure the small amount of gas in the carbs dosent go bad ..

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