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Cetane value

I just filled some jerry cans for an upcoming trip to the Caribbean. The pump said the fuel had a cetane value of 40. The manual for my 3jh2 engine said that the value should be 45 or higher. Should I add a cetane additive?
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that's what Yanmar recommends - so yes
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