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The engine obviously still needs primary filtration and other measures such as filtering the fuel and checking for water before it enters the tank, as well as a good biocide, are essential.
Any suggestions for a good biocide? I've switched to the startron diesel product several years ago from using sta-bil diesel stabilizer, but not sure if there is any difference or if it's all snake oil??
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I would strongly agree with the usage of a biocide (or rather an enzyme that targets the 'dissolving' of the fungal cell and metabolic byproducts debris). The 'biocide' (enzyme) prevents/retards the formation of the nucleation sites upon which such particle 'grow'. :-)
Thanks Rich, I think you answered my prior question above.
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