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Old 02-11-2012
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Would you turn on your engine right away or wait 5 minutes?
I an guessing that he is wondering if you'd forgo the customary five minute blowing out of the bilges prior to starting a gas engine.

I'd say turn on the engine. because the bilge blowing is only if you smell gas fumes. they are not always there.
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