Problems Boaters Are Having With Ethanol Fuels

Boaters now need to be wary of the fuel they purchase and put into their boats. A lot of fuel now contains a certain percentage of ethanol, which can cause boaters a variety of issues. New Hope Marine of Charlotte NC shares some of the problems boaters are having with ethanol fuels and why they have become such an issue.

There are a number of reasons why ethanol is bad for boaters, the first of which is due to the fact that ethanol absorbs moisture. The result of that is an increased amount of water which steadily accumulates inside a fuel tank. This is a major problem, considering that…

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