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Old 01-07-2013, 02:05 PM   #1
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What to do with old 2 stroke gas?

I have about 10 liters of two stroke gas mixed 50:1 with 94 thats around 4 months old.

Has anyone ever just dumped their old 2 stroke gas into their cars?


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Old 01-07-2013, 02:29 PM   #2
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buy a moped and get that ratio to around 32:1 lol. I wouldnt risk using that in my car...It's about $10 worth of gas. If you no longer have a 2-stroke, find a neighbor that does. Or add more gas to it and use with your lawn mower, not your expensive car.

I suppose it might be ok to slowly add it a full tank on your car, like a quart at a time and it would be really diluted but not worth it imo.
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Old 01-07-2013, 02:40 PM   #3
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Give it to a neighbor who has a gas lawnmower. No way would i stick it in my car.
An OLD car pre injector would be no problem
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I just dilute the two cycle gasoline and use it in my lawnmower.
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won't hurt to run it in your mower
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Or get a pallet and pour on pallet and get a match book light match book and throw at distance
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Has anyone ever just dumped their old 2 stroke gas into their cars?
Ur joking right?
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Old 01-07-2013, 11:35 PM   #10
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won't hurt to run it in your mower
Riiiight neighbors will prob call the fire dep because of all the smoke thall come out. Now on a trimmer its a diff story, not sure about the ratio though
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