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Should You Use E85 Fuel In Your Vehicle?

Should You Use E85 Fuel In Your Vehicle?

Are you considering making the switch to E85 flex fuel? If so, you may be wondering if flex fuel is the right option for your car. We’ll help you determine if you should switch to E85 flex fuel. We put together a list of questions for you to answer. If your answer to any of these questions is a resounding “yes”, then making the switch to flex fuel is absolutely worth it.
26 days ago
Does E85 Go Bad?

Does E85 Go Bad?

Does E85 fuel go bad? This is one of the most common questions our customers ask us. The short answer is yes. Like all fuels (including gasoline), E85 can go bad if it sits long enough.

2 months ago
Here's How E85 Reduces Your Carbon Footprint

Here's How E85 Reduces Your Carbon Footprint

E85 is an eco-friendly alternative to regular gasoline. Yet, there are some opponents of flex fuel who say that you won’t reduce your carbon footprint with E85. That’s simply not true. The E85 carbon footprint is much smaller than that of gasoline. In fact, your vehicle's carbon footprint goes down by 35% if you use E85 as your primary fuel source.
3 months ago
Adding E85 Capability To A Supercharged Mustang

Adding E85 Capability To A Supercharged Mustang

If you’re in the Santa Rosa, California area, you may have noticed an eye-catching green 2014 Mustang GT cruising (or ripping) around town. Behind the wheel is Gilberto Wood.
3 months ago
Does E85 Affect Gas Mileage? Does It Lower MPG?

Does E85 Affect Gas Mileage? Does It Lower MPG?

If you’re here, you may be wondering if you’ll get lower MPG with flex fuel. The short answer is yes. It’s common to get lower MPG with flex fuel, but not always. Read on for the long answer.
4 months ago
Do Cars Using E85 Start In The Cold?
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Do Cars Using E85 Start In The Cold?

Are you switching to E85 fuel (or considering a switch to E85 fuel)? You may have some concerns about cold weather. For example, you may wonder if engines using E85 start in the cold. Ethanol is not quite as cold start friendly as gasoline, but it still starts in cold weather.

5 months ago
Does E85 Damage Engines - Or Injectors Or Fuel Lines?

Does E85 Damage Engines - Or Injectors Or Fuel Lines?

As someone who already uses E85 flex fuel, or as someone who’s interested in switching to E85, you may have heard a common myth about it. Rumor has it that E85 damages engines, fuel lines, and fuel injectors. This myth is so prevalent that we have a lot of customers and prospective customers ask us if it’s true. So we want to set the record straight.
6 months ago
8 Enduring E85 Myths

8 Enduring E85 Myths

Flex fuel has been around for a while, but it's only gaining popularity. Many drivers still don't understand flex fuel and how it works. Many rumors and misinformation are going around about E85 fuel (the most common form of flex fuel).

6 months ago