Marine Development & Research
Prepare for Fuel Winterizing
Seasoned dealers prepare now for stabilizing fuel to be stored over the winter. They know the year-
Most tradesmen prefer to use a time-
Development & Research (MDR) manufactures and markets an original marine stabilizer, known to the trade for over 40 years as STOR-
The new pure STOR-
At each stage in the sequence, STOR-
Simple steps to winterization
When best to winterize?
Experienced mariners focus on the main purpose of winterization; namely, fuel stability throughout long-
So they advise running the tank down to near empty on the last run of the season, and refilling (to approximately 95% full) with the newly arrived winter grade gasoline. The older fuel in the tank came from a run of summer grade gas. Refineries begin making it as early as May 1 for EPA mandated marketing by June 15. That fuel has already been stored more than 30 days, the time experts claim oxygenated gasoline begins to deteriorate.
Most dealers advise to treat the first tank full with a stabilizer, usually contained in an additive package with other maintenance products. The concept works for in-
However, if in-
Then, when it comes time to put the boat into long-
Just be sure to add STOR-
prevents gum formation and
keeps the engine running smoothly.