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Posted: Wed Apr 14, 2010 10:35 pm 
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ethanol fuel is generally thicker than regular petrol. I recommend tuning the car to handle it or consulting the manual for confirmation

 

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Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 2:29 pm 
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Trav 4.0 wrote:
If enthanol was really the DEVIL people think it is, why is it allowed to be sold?


They still sell cigarettes and alcohol...... :)

 

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Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 9:51 pm 
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cjh wrote:
Trav 4.0 wrote:
If enthanol was really the DEVIL people think it is, why is it allowed to be sold?


They still sell cigarettes and alcohol...... :)



They have warnings for those don't they?
No warnings on E10 pumps are there. Except not to use in aircraft.

 

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Posted: Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:00 pm 
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Trav 4.0 wrote:
cjh wrote:
Trav 4.0 wrote:
If enthanol was really the DEVIL people think it is, why is it allowed to be sold?


They still sell cigarettes and alcohol...... :)



They have warnings for those don't they?
No warnings on E10 pumps are there. Except not to use in aircraft.



Thats because if an aircraft engine fails with the dodgy fuel it will crash land :lol:

A car will came to a stop quite easily........

 

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Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 12:16 am 
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does anyone know what octane E85 is, and what petrol stations sell it? We dont get it in WA, but im considering getting a 44gallon drum of it, so if anyone knows SA sells E85, or worst case scenario we have to go further east, i'd like any information possible

 

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Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 1:46 pm 
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UNITED service stations or SAFF.

 

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Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2010 8:40 pm 
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shav wrote:
UNITED service stations or SAFF.

E85 is around 110ron.

Only 1 United sells E85 in SA.

You can buy it buy the drum delivered to your door.
Here's a Victorian mob that sells it. http://www.powerplusfuel.com.au/

 

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