DO NOT USE GALVANIZED CONTAINERS
Store fuel in:
IMPORTANT: Diesel fuel stored in galvanized
containers reacts with zinc coating
· plastic containers.
on the container to form zinc flakes.
· aluminum containers.
If fuel contains water, a zinc gel will
· specially coated steel containers made for diesel
also form. The gel and flakes will
quickly plug fuel filters and damage
fuel injectors and fuel pumps.
DO NOT USE brass-coated containers: brass is an
alloy of copper and zinc.
DO NOT USE a galvanized container to store diesel