Accidentally Used Unleaded Instead of Diesel?

Answer You may be able to tell the difference between diesel and unleaded fuel, but your boat’s engine can’t. It will try to burn whatever you put in the tank, but won’t get very far. If the dock at... Read More »

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Why does diesel fuel cost more than unleaded?

The main reason that diesel prices are higher than gasoline prices is higher demand. Diesel demand is increasing in China and Europe, added to the already strong demand for the fuel in the U.S. Th... Read More »

What is the difference between diesel&unleaded fuel?

Unleaded fuel is cheaper and cleaner than diesel fuel, which has a much greater sulfur content. Diesel surpasses unleaded in fuel efficiency, though, yielding significantly more miles per gallon.Co... Read More »

Does the 2001 VW bug use diesel or unleaded gasoline?

The 2001 Volkswagen Beetle came in 5 model lines. The GL model (with a 2-liter L4 engine) and the GLS and GLX models (with a 1.8-liter turbocharged L4 engine) used unleaded fuel. The GLS TDI model ... Read More »

Can you run reg unleaded in a Z4?

The BMW Z4 Roadster's engine is designed to run on RON 95 fuel, which in the United Kingdom is considered "regular unleaded"; in the United States, this is generally considered "plus" gasoline. The... Read More »