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#1 CasitaRick54

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Posted 04 November 2014 - 03:34 PM

Is there a product like StaBil for gasoline for use when storing diesel fuel? Given the falling prices I thought I might store 55 gallons or so...

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Posted 04 November 2014 - 04:46 PM

Here's some info that might help...



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Posted 04 November 2014 - 05:03 PM

I have used Stanadyne diesel fuel additives for years in diesel fuel that I store for up to 6 months. In the winter I use Performance Formula and in the summer I use Performance Formula Jr which is much cheaper.

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Posted 06 November 2014 - 07:42 PM



From what I have read, diesel doesn't store well, can grow stuff plus the cost of additive, a drum or tank to store it and a pump to get it out and the price drops (that I know won't last), why?


Ted (been using diesel for 11 years)

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