Asked by: Iliyas Viola
asked in category: General Last Updated: 6th June, 2020

How do you use fog outboard oil?

Fog intake — diesel engines only
Spray fogging oil into the intake manifold and turn the engine over slowly by hand to draw the oil into the cylinders and spread it. Do not use the starter, even with the stop control pulled out; the engine can start on the fogging oil.

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In this way, how do you use fogging oil?

How to Use Fogging Oil

  1. Start the engine and remove the air filter.
  2. While the engine is running, spray STA-BIL fogging oil into the air intake of each cylinder.
  3. After 10 seconds, shut off the engine.
  4. Remove the spark plugs – carefully!

Also, do you fog a 4 stroke outboard? 4 strokes do not need "fogging" because pretty much all the moving parts are already coated with crankcase oil. In fact,fogging a 4 stroke does not even reach or have any effect on 99% of the moving parts in a 4 stroke.

People also ask, do I need to use fogging oil?

If you have any type of vehicle that sits in storage for months at a time, you should look into using fogging oil if you want to protect the engine. This product offers a way to keep inactive engine components from becoming corroded over time.

Do I need to fog my outboard?

If your engine has a fogging oil fitting, you do not need to remove the air box cover. Four-stroke outboards have a plastic air intake that you spray the fogging oil into. Fuel stabilizer in a size to treat your fuel tanks. Fogging oil in a spray can.

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