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post #1 of 4 Old 02-29-2008, 08:59 AM Thread Starter
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Bio Diesel?

is anyone running Biodeisel in an older truck- I have a 97 and am thinking of switching

I don't know all that is involved and would appreciate any info....

96 F-250 4x4
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You shouldn't have to do anything to run bio diesel. Veggie oil is another story. That being said, buy a case of fuel filters to carry around. THe biodiesel acts like a solvent and breaks loose a bunch of sediment, etc. from the fuel system.
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Check the Biodiesel section of this forum for more info than you ever need.

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start at low blends B10 or B20, and then work your way up. That way, you won't overwhelm your fuel filter with too much of the old petrol gunk that will get cleaned out.
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