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Old 11-04-2008, 02:51 PM   #1
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CEL problem caused by gas

so just letting some of you know that if your CEL comes on and the car is not showing a code it could be your gas. my CEL came on and i took it in but there was no code showing the tech told me that many many cars have been coming in all week because the gas stations in town have ethenal in the fuel which is throwing codes in the cars but the cars dont know why so the CEL's come on but dont have any errors at all. so just wanted to share that with u guys


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hmmm must be over 10%, almost all gas now a days has ethanol, but it should be less than 10%. Which gas station did you get the gas at?
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they call it E85 it has 85% ethanol in it
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i got it from shell
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they call it E85 it has 85% ethanol in it
^^^ It would be catastrophe if E85 raw were to enter one that is not compatiable with E85, It probably wouldn't run at all.
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just run premium, there is no ethanol in premium!!
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