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Is it safe to use ether on gensets

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is it safe to use ether on gensets
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

As long as it is used sparingly, it can be used when starting is difficult. Too much will damage any engine,and should only be used as a last effort. Not used much anymore, but warming the intake air with a torch or flame is a viable option.