Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.)
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Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.)

Part No. 22214 Warranty Details  
Keeps fuel fresh for quick and easy starts which eliminates the need to drain fuel before storage. STA-BIL® is safe for all 2- and 4-cycle engines and protects engines from gum, varnish, rust and corrosion.

Product Features:
  • Keeps fuel fresh for quick and easy starts
  • Eliminates the need to drain fuel before storage
  • Safe for all 2- and 4-cycle engines
  • Removes water and cleans carburetors and fuel injectors
  • Protects engines from gum, varnish, rust and corrosion
  • For use with today's ethanol-blended fuels
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Carburetor or Fuel Injection:Carburetor or Fuel Injection
Catalytic Converter Safe:Yes
Container Size:32 oz
Container Type:plastic
Eliminates Frozen Fuel Lines:Yes
Fuel Stabilizer:Yes
Number of Gallons Treated:80
Octane Booster:No
Prevents Phase Separation:Yes
Removes Water:Yes

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Sta-BilFuel Stabilizer (32 oz.)
 
4.6

(based on 12 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

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    (1)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (9)
  • Easy to install (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Advanced (4), Casual/ recreational (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (9)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

This stuff WORKS

This is wonderful stuff. I use it in ALL the gas I put into lawn mowers and other small engines, and they almost always start on the first pull, even after sitting for...Read complete review

This is wonderful stuff. I use it in ALL the gas I put into lawn mowers and other small engines, and they almost always start on the first pull, even after sitting for a while. Sta-Bil is a MUST HAVE fuel additive given the ethanol content of gasoline sold today (ethanol attracts water, which can obviously rust and corrode fuel system components, to say nothing of the fact that water in gas doesn't burn very well!). Great for car engines, too.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Engine killer

Followed instructions exactly, and even added less than the recommended amount to a fresh container of gas. Put the gas in my new lawnmower and it stopped working altogether! Had to replace the...Read complete review

Followed instructions exactly, and even added less than the recommended amount to a fresh container of gas. Put the gas in my new lawnmower and it stopped working altogether! Had to replace the gas with a new, untreated fill up before it would work again. I guess this product might work with a lesser amount, but following directions did not work in my case.

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(6 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

good product, especially for non-ethanol

By 

from HSV, AL

About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

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Pros

  • Easy To Install
  • Functions Smoothly

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

      keeps gasoline good for at least a year and provides smooth starts.

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      (4 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      good price with online discount

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      from va

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      Pros

      • Easy To Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Riding mower

        Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

        use in mowers stored for winter

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        • No

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        (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good Stuff

        By 

        from Rock Hill, SC

        About Me Advanced

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        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Easy To Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Lawn Mowers

          Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

          Good stuff to use so lawnmower gas will not get stale.

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          • No

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          (3 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great product

          By 

          from Northeast Florida

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

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          Pros

          • Easy To Install
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Small Engines
            • Personal Watercraft
            • Pontoon Boats

            Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

            Use in generators , lawn mowing equiptment ,
            small engines and storage.

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            • No

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            (9 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            great stuff

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            from Fanwood,NJ

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            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Great For Storing Fuel

            Cons

            • None apply

            Best Uses

            • Automotave Yard Work

            Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

            Love the container,it has its own messuring spout, dont have to guess. Also you can never over use it help control rust and build up on cyclenders and carb. You can leave fule in generators, lawnmowers, leaf blowers & snow blowers with out orry of dead fuel.

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            • No

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            (7 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            good stuff

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            from Maryland

            About Me Advanced

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            Level 3

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Easy To Use

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

            • Small Engines

            Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

            Used it for years and works.

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            • No

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            (12 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            IT'A MUST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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            from Levittown, PA

            About Me Casual/ Recreational

            Verified Buyer
            Level 2

            Pros

            • Attractive Design
            • Easy To Install
            • Easy To Use
            • Quality Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

                If you value your lawn mower, snow blower, generator, etc and expect it to operate when needed, STA-BIL is a must. I treat my fuel can all year round so I never have to worry when putting into storage.

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                • No

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                (9 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                Engine killer

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                from Golden, CO

                About Me Casual/ Recreational

                Verified Buyer
                Helpful Reviewer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use

                Cons

                • Poor Design

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

                  Followed instructions exactly, and even added less than the recommended amount to a fresh container of gas. Put the gas in my new lawnmower and it stopped working altogether! Had to replace the gas with a new, untreated fill up before it would work again. I guess this product might work with a lesser amount, but following directions did not work in my case.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  (10 of 20 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Great Product

                  By 

                  from Barboursville,WV

                  About Me Advanced

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Pros

                  • It works

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Gasoline Engines

                    Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

                    Had trouble with gasoline going bad in some of my 'man toys' during storage due to absorbing moisture.
                    Gave this a try and have not had an issue since!!! I use in mowers, snowblower and generator and all will fire up quickly!
                    It is great to be able to fill the tank on all the equipment and not worry during the off season...I use it all year round.

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                    (36 of 71 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    The old stand-by

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                    from Homosassa, FL

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                          Comments about Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.):

                          This is the original fuel stabilizer. Most engine manufacturers recommended.

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                          • Q:

                            How long can gasoline be stored when Stabil is added to the storage container?
                            Asked on 9/5/2013 by Curious

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              With reference to your inquiry on the Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.) - part# 22214, Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer will keep fuel fresh for up to 12 months depending on the quality, type and source of the gasoline, as well as storage conditions. However, any gasoline stored for more than 12 months will tend to lose volatility (ignitability), which could lead to hard starting or no start conditions after this long storage period. To reduce fuel volatility loss during storage, we recommend filling your tank at least 95% full with fresh fuel and Sta-Bil Stabilize, and store in cool conditions away from direct sunlight if possible. For any further assistance, you may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                              Answered on 9/5/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            can I use this with diesel fuel?
                            Asked on 3/29/2013 by Sue from atwater, oh

                            1 answer

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                              A:

                              Using Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.) - Part No. 22214 in diesel will not harm the diesel system in anyway, but will not be effective. In addition, the red dye in Regular STA-BIL can cause potential legal issues if used in On-Road Diesel Fuel, as Off-Road diesel fuel is purposely dyed red for tax purposes. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                              Answered on 3/29/2013 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Can Sta-Bil be used in lown tractors,pressure washer and mowers?
                            Asked on 12/30/2012 by Dugan from Jellico, Tn

                            1 answer

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                              A:

                              Yes, this Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.) - (Part No. 22214), is safe for all 2-cycle and 4-cycle gasoline engines. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                              Answered on 12/31/2012 by Aaron from AAP
                          • Q:

                            What is the shelf life of a bottle of Sta-Bil?
                            Asked on 12/8/2012 by Steve from Jeannette, PA

                            1 answer

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                              A:

                              The shelf life of this Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.) -(Part No. 22214) is 2 years after the bottle has been opened, provided it has been tightly capped and stored in a cool, dry place. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                              Answered on 12/9/2012 by Aaron from AAP
                          • Q:

                            do I have to start the engen after adding stabilizeer
                            Asked on 11/22/2012 by Vern from McHenry Il

                            1 answer

                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              Yes, after adding this Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.) - part# 22214 run the engine for five minutes before storing it to distribute the gas mixture through the entire fuel system. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 11/23/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                          • Q:

                            Can I use this with gasoline for my automobile? How long can my gas sit in a can and still work well with my car?
                            Asked on 11/3/2012 by Denise from Macomb, MI

                            1 answer

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                              A:

                              This part Sta-Bil Fuel Stabilizer (32 oz.), Part No. 22214 works safely and effectively in all gasoline’s including ethanol-blended fuel up to E85. It removes water to prevent corrosion and cleans carburetors and fuel injectors and also protects engine from gum, varnish, rust, and corrosion. It eliminates the need to drain fuel before storage and is compatible with all 2-cycle and 4-cycle gasoline engines.
                              For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                              Answered on 11/4/2012 by Aaron from AAP
                          • Q:

                            It says it's safe for 2 and 4 cylinder engines. What do I use for 8 cylinder engines?
                            Asked on 10/13/2011 by Anonymous

                            2 answers

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                              A:

                              Yes, this part is Safe for ALL 2-cycle and 4-cycle gasoline engines.

                              Answered on 10/13/2011 by Aaron from AAP
                            • A:

                              it says 2 and 4 cycle, i misread that also.

                              Answered on 12/20/2011 by matt from long island
                          • Q:

                            Is this good enough for marine use?
                            Asked on 9/8/2011 by Anonymous

                            2 answers

                            • A:

                              absolutly!

                              Answered on 7/2/2014 by boat-owner ken from Virginia Beach, VA
                            • CUSTOMER CARE

                              A:

                              This fuel stabilizer is safe to use only in all 2 and 4 cycle engines.

                              Answered on 9/9/2011 by Dennis from AAP
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