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Old 01-10-2001, 11:49 PM
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Hi all, have one question concert about storage. I will be
traveling to another state for a month. Do I need to do anything special to my car? Maybe disconnecting the battery or anything? Any info will be greatful Thank-you and have a good day =)


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Old 01-11-2001, 06:49 AM
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If it's no longer than a month, I wouldn't worry too much. I would, however, fill the fuel tank before storing. This will prevent condensation from forming.

Have a nice trip,
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Old 01-11-2001, 08:53 PM
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Thank-you for the info, Larry =)
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Old 01-11-2001, 09:32 PM
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You may want to disconnect the battery. I have heard that there could be a trickle discharge over time. I'm not sure how long "over time" is but, it's just something that I heard.
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Old 01-12-2001, 07:09 AM
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One month won't be long enough to significantly discharge the battery.

Have a nice trip,

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