E10? are my days numbered?

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E10? are my days numbered?

Postby Mav Singh on Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:50 pm

with this higher bioethanol fuel being introduced are the days of my 1.6 si being numbered? or can she still run on the stuff?
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Re: E10? are my days numbered?

Postby Joris on Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:08 pm

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Re: E10? are my days numbered?

Postby Mav Singh on Sat Sep 01, 2018 12:15 am

Excellent!

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E10 is cleared for use in all petrol driven Ford models sold in Europe since 1992 excluding:
• Ford Mondeo 1.8 SCI from 2003 to 2007.
Personal imports not approved by Ford of Europe are not included in the above statement.


Looks like im still in the game
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Re: E10? are my days numbered?

Postby BOBFRST on Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:29 am

I can confirm that Mav, I work in the oil industry & the bioethanol used for blending actually has a slightly higher octane rating per litre than normal unleaded so although it says 95oct at the pump its usually around 1-1.5oct points higher so you should be fine & dandy :D

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