Blue slime in bowl

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Blue slime in bowl

Postby Denteen,Lud » Thu Dec 26, 2019 5:11 pm

I went out to my barn to start my cub it was nice out. So I went to turn the gas on and I seen blue slime in the bowl. What can that be?

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Re: Blue slime in bowl

Postby Ky Cub » Thu Dec 26, 2019 5:35 pm

Have you added any additives to the gas, or maybe someone else added something. Do you use non highway gas, that used to have a blue dye in it. To be safe I would drain the fuel system and clean before starting the tractor.

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Re: Blue slime in bowl

Postby Steve Butram » Fri Dec 27, 2019 8:52 am

Open up the filler cap and do an inspection of the fuel in the tank.

Could it be possible that the tank was lined to prevent it from rusting and the liner is degrading.
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