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post #1 of 3 Old 07-04-2013, 08:35 AM Thread Starter
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B5-20 fuel. So how bad is it that I had to fuel up with it.

So out with the family to Chicago and on the trip up had to stop for fuel. Only saw the b5-20% ultra low sulphur fuel. I tried 4 different truck stops. What gives with this hippy nation. Can I run #2 fuel or what are my options. How bad is it that I put that green crap in my tank.

I put additive in it but still to my knowledge we aren't supposed to run the biomassed based fuels. Correct?

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I have run b20 in my 6.0 with no problems and run b5 all the time when I can find it. The only thing I can say is expect to change your fuel filters.

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Awesome. Well I just changed them so I guess I'll keep an eye on fuel pressure

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