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may be helpful to those who may not know!fuel related

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I had a motorcycle mechanic tell me that the ethanol is causing alot of problems with the bikes & quads comming into his shop. While I was shopping at Wal-Mart in the outdoor power equipment I found a bottle of ethanol shield it was under 2.00 bucks and treats 10gals. of gas ( it's a fuel stabilizer, eliminates all ethanol problems for all gasoline engines protect & prevent repairs guaranteed to start) thats the statment on the bottle. When I had my fuel lines on my string trimmer to crack and become brittle I was told it was due to ethanol in the fuel since I've replaced the lines and used the ethanol shield I have had no more problems. Just wanted to let you all know about this stuff.

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I checked out the link thank you for adding it. I think this is worth posting about it can save quad owners some money on repairs.

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I checked out the link thank you for adding it. I think this is worth posting about it can save quad owners some money on repairs.

I have been having a lot of problems with mine hesitating and bogging. It has been driving me freaking crazy and almost got me hurt a couple times. Nothing like bogging out when you are hitting the face of a jump, but anyway I checked and did everything I could on my quad and kept telling my wife it is air/fuel related, but I could not find a cause. I found this article and started to actually use dry gas, which helped, but didnt eliminate the problem. I will definitately be hitting up Wal mart before my next ride though.:yes:

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I have been having a lot of problems with mine hesitating and bogging. It has been driving me freaking crazy and almost got me hurt a couple times. Nothing like bogging out when you are hitting the face of a jump, but anyway I checked and did everything I could on my quad and kept telling my wife it is air/fuel related, but I could not find a cause. I found this article and started to actually use dry gas, which helped, but didnt eliminate the problem. I will definitately be hitting up Wal mart before my next ride though.:yes:

mine had that problem until I started to run a mix of race gas and 93 octane 50/50 sure made a difference on my 450R :biggrin:

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mine had that problem until I started to run a mix of race gas and 93 octane 50/50 sure made a difference on my 450R :biggrin:

I like your way of thinking.:bow2:

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I like your way of thinking.:bow2:

Thanks !! :laugh:For some reason It didn`t like straight 110 oct :laugh:We have a station near by that sells 100 octane :wink:She likes that :biggrin:

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I run 93 no matter what but its still has 10% ethanol. Ethanol free gas isnt available on LI. Is ethanol shield like Sta-bil?

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Our 93 has the same :aargh:Thats why I mix it with 100 oct:yes: seems to really like it !!

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I have some 40% nitro fuel How do you think my prairie would act on nitro?

you would definately be HANGIN ON

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Our 93 has the same :aargh:Thats why I mix it with 100 oct:yes: seems to really like it !!

When I run the R at the Dunes I run straight 100 oct !! I can get 110 oct but it gets pricy

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I don't think it would be a safe ride on my kawai the steering is a hand full with it beng in 4wd. It also has bais ply tires.

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