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Old 01-22-2019, 06:19 PM   #19 (permalink)
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The Mistress - '88 Bmw 320i Touring SE
Team m8
Last 3: 27.17 mpg (US)

Babette - '01 Renault Clio 172 Exclusive
90 day: 31.17 mpg (US)

Derv Olop - '96 VW Polo CL
90 day: 38.61 mpg (US)

The Miserly Missile - '01 Skoda Octavia Tdi Ambiente
Team m8
90 day: 48.67 mpg (US)

Puggit - '97 Peugeot 306 Dturbo
90 day: 42.8 mpg (US)

Alfalfa - '02 Alfa Romeo 156 1.8 T Spark
90 day: 27.31 mpg (US)

316 - '87 BMW 316
90 day: 31.02 mpg (US)

Vectra - '01 Vauxhall Vectra SRi
90 day: 32.14 mpg (US)

Germany Beadle - '91 Mercedes 300td (estate, N/A)
90 day: 24.63 mpg (US)

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90 day: 46.25 mpg (US)
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Originally Posted by ratgreen View Post
Ive got a om606 merc I run on veg. In this temp I add 5-10% petrol to thin it out, as well as add 2ehn to raise the cetane back up.

om606 has a factory fuel/coolant heat exchanger build into the heads so I didnt have to worry. If yours doesnt I'd get one. I also have a 12v sillicone heating pad wrapped around my fuel filter to help warm it up before the engine has got to temp.
Mine should have a fuel heater, but as far as I know, it's been removed.. the joy of old cars with multiple owners and no service history

I may try something petrol in it if the filters have no impact.

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