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Old 12-04-2016, 02:18 PM   #1
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Possible diesel fuel additive for winterization

Do any of you diesel owners use any kind of stabilizer in the fuel tank for winter storage from 3-5 months, besides being sure the tank is full?
I used to use a bottle of Stabil but when I went to get one the other day the label just said for gasoline engines and also add a shot of Biocide if I had it. Our Oklahoma winter can range from the low teen's to the 40's.
Maybe i'm just over thinking all this.
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Old 12-04-2016, 03:28 PM   #2
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Sta-Bil makes a diesel storage additive. Even better, IMHO, is
one made by PRI.
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Old 12-04-2016, 04:16 PM   #3
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I use Stanadyne all year which has a stabilizer.
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Old 12-06-2016, 09:05 AM   #4
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It is my understanding diesel producers add "some" additives to diesel fuel for winter times. perhaps more so in the cold regions. I have run various diesel pushers I have had in as low as 20s without issue. however, one can always take additional steps, I have never had the reason to do so.
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