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For the older XT20-T on the trimmer itself it states to add 8 oz. of oil per 1 gallon(128oz.) of fuel. This gives you a 16:1 fuel/oil ratio, NOT 40:1 which is the spec for the newer trimmers.

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A: The fuel-oil mixture ratio is 40:1. You can obtain this ratio by mixing 3.2 oz. of two cycle air cooled engine oil with one gallon of regular gas. Over a period of time oil will separate from gasoline.
Use a 32:1 gasoline to oil ratio. One gallon of gasoline combined with 4 oz of two-cycle engine oil.
A: Our units run on 87 octane regular unleaded gasoline. You can use gasoline which is blended with a maximum 10% alcohol. Never use E85 or diesel fuels. Remember to use fresh gasoline and to mix it with the recommended 2-cycle oil.
Q: How do I mix gas and oil? A: Mix 3.2 ounces of Poulan 2-cycle air cooled engine oil to one gallon of fresh unleaded gasoline to obtain the recommended 40:1 fuel to oil ratio. Over a period of time oil will separate from gasoline.
For a mixing ratio of 1 : 50 you need 5 litres of high-octane gas and 0.10 litres (100 ml) of STIHL two-stroke oil.
If your manufacturer recommends a 50:1 fuel/oil mix, it means you need 50 parts of gas to one part two-stroke oil. To mix one gallon of fuel at 50:1, add 2.6 ounces of two-stroke oil to one gallon of gas, as shown in the chart below.
Poulan is a brand name of the Swedish manufacturer Husqvarna AB.
A 40:1 ratio is recommended for this particular model. To obtain the correct mixture, pour 3.2 ounces (95 ml) of 2-cycle synthetic oil into one gallon (4 liters) of fresh unleaded gasoline.
Husqvarna definitely owns Poulan.
This ratio indicates how much fresh, regular unleaded gasoline (containing no more than 10% ethanol) to mix with how much oil. For all Remington 2-cycle products, the ratio is 40:1. This means you`ll want to add 3.2 oz of oil to every gallon of gasoline.
A 40:1 ratio is recommended for this particular model. To obtain the correct mixture, pour 3.2 ounces (95 ml) of 2-cycle synthetic oil into one gallon (4 liters) of fresh unleaded gasoline.

What ratio of oil and gas do I mix together? How do you start it? I bought the weed eater used.
ANSWER : If you bought it used, you can bet that they didn’t run it out of fuel before they stored it, so the gas evapoated out of the carb and all that was left was oil, so mix your fuel 8 to one eight parts gas and one part oil, you’ll have to hit the primer botton several times.

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Is it straight gas or mixed? – Poulan Pro 14" Gas Chainsaw 33CC P3314
ANSWER : It uses a gas/oil mix. 40:1Hope this helps.

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I need the gas mix oil ratio for the Poluan Pro 42…
ANSWER : 40:1 gas to oil ratio.

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WHAT IS THE GAS AND OIL MIXTURE FOR THE TRIMMER
ANSWER : You need to read the operation manual that came with your product to get the correct gas to oil ratio.My pouland P1500 is 40 to 1 that is 40 parts of gas to one part of oil.

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If the oil and gas are not quite mixed correctly will that make the weedeater not run
ANSWER : No it will not. If it is too lean of oil it will seize the engine though.

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Weed eater will not run in high speed but will idle
ANSWER : Lack of fuel is my first thought. Check to be sure the trigger control is working at the carb. From there I would suspect plugged fuel line or plugged carb, (most likely contaminated fuel) either way I would suggest someone that knows about these. Hope this helps

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How do u mix the 50/1 ratio oil and gas mixture
ANSWER : Mix 2 1/2 oz of 2 cycle oil into 1 gal of gas

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Gas to oil mixture for a RY 26540 – Ryobi 30 Cubic Centimeter Curved Shaft Gas Trimmer
ANSWER : 50:1 don’t use outboard motor mix

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