So he knew something was wrong Tuesday when he fired up his 2007 Nissan minivan.
The engine shutters.“After the hurricane, we went out to do some errands, and almost immediately the van started to miss on multiple cylinders,” said McMahan. “I told my wife almost immediately, I think we've got water in the fuel."
State regulators are launching more inspections of underground gas station storage tanks as they receive increasing reports of water ending up in motorists’ fuel tanks.
“You're going to experience sputtering,” said Chloe Smith with the Florida Department of Agriculture. “In extreme cases, your car might shut off in the parking lot of the gas station