ESSO FUEL 208, also known as ESSO Extra, is a unleaded gasoline blend used in motor vehicles. Common uses include fueling vehicles, lubricating engine parts, and removing deposits from diesel fuels.
Rubber gaskets and seals can become compromised when exposed to ESSO FUEL 208 due to the presence of hydrocarbons. Over time, the rubber may become softened, swollen, or cracked. The hydrocarbons can also cause the rubber to become brittle, leading to a loss of elasticity and possible failure.
Viton ® o-rings from Marco Rubber offer excellent compatibility with a range of chemicals, oils and resist high temperatures up to 400F. Viton ® is also known as FKM made of fluoroelastomer one of the most versatile and widely used sealing materials.
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