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Old 10-10-2015, 03:54 PM
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Fog Each Cylinder MCX?

Do you recommend fogging each cylinder for a 4 month layup?
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Old 10-10-2015, 04:01 PM
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where are you storing it... wouldn't hurt.
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Old 10-10-2015, 04:02 PM
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House garage. Never gets below freezing.
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Old 10-10-2015, 04:10 PM
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House garage. Never gets below freezing.
it will get humid.. on valve will always be open .. fog
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Old 10-11-2015, 08:20 PM
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Do you recommend fogging each cylinder for a 4 month layup?
My x-star MCX gets a good fogging for a 6 month layup.
Your 197 is way easier to fog....only takes a few minutes.

Warning....hold on to the straw! Don't be "that guy" that lets it squirt down a cylinder.
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Old 10-11-2015, 09:03 PM
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Pull plugs and spray in?
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Old 10-12-2015, 01:21 PM
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Pull plugs and spray in?
yup - but hold the straw...
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Old 10-12-2015, 01:29 PM
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yup - but hold the straw...
yes, hold the straw. this is coming from personal experience
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Old 10-12-2015, 01:38 PM
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And if you do happen to put the plastic straw in the cylinder, we all now know you can just start her up and it will not cause damage, thanks to the experimentation (haha) of another TT member to remain nameless.

Edit: too late, see he named himself. LoL.

For myself, if it was 4 months I would do a full winterize (just because mostly) including fogging. If it is worth doing, it is worth doing right. I most likely will not winterize again myself (too easy to just go to the Delta and wakeboard rather than a long drive to the mountains for snow sports), but I definitely want to do a compression test (do one every couple years) this year. Who knows, maybe we will end up with an awesome (El Nino) winter and I will change my mind about winterizing.
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Old 10-13-2015, 04:30 AM
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usaly i fog into the thotlebody while engine rund until it died.
That is the way i learned, is it wrong? i dont think so....
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