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Water in the fuel tank of my Zodiac dinghy with Yamaha 2001 50 HP

Four Stroke engine.
It would not run and I have done the following;
1. removed all the fuel form the tank 2. changed the fuel filter 3. opened the fuel fill cap and let it air out all day to dry the tank interior 4. opened the rear filter and made sure it was empty and clear of debris 5. changed the spark plugs 6. Drained the 4 carburater bowls of any water/gas.
I am about to change the oil.....But need to know they type of oil to install if Yamaha oil is not available?
What else do I need to do before adding fresh gas?

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I'd add a little dry gas to **** up any remaining water and give it a shot

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