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How to Find Ethanol-Free Fuel for Your Lawn Gear

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

STIHL MotoMix Ethanol Free FuelConsumer Reports News:

Even outdoor power-equipment owners who maintain their gear aren’t happy about ethanol. Gasoline alone can gum up the carburetor and fuel lines of mowers and blowers if it’s left sitting too long in the fuel tank. But when ethanol is added to gas, as it is almost everywhere, similar neglect can result in the stiffening of rubber and plastic parts and the crusting up of carburetor parts that are supposed to move freely. Fortunately, there are a number of products on the market that address this issue. (more…)