Does Ethanol Hurt a Car Engine?

Answer Ethanol is a form of alcohol that is widely used in the United States to make fuel burn with fewer resultant emissions. Fuel with an ethanol additive is normally sold as an E10-grade fuel, a mixtur... Read More »

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Can a Toyota gas engine run on ethanol?

A Toyota gas engine can run on ethanol, only if the vehicle has been specifically modified to operate with flex fuel: straight gasoline or an ethanol blend. Some flex fuel vehicles have labels on t... Read More »

How to Make a Car Engine Ethanol Ready?

With gasoline emissions seemingly destroying the environment, many people are looking for alternative fuel sources, including ethanol, which is distilled from corn, sugar or wheat. While saving the... Read More »

Can a Cup of Water in a 10 Gallon Tank Hurt the Engine?

A full cup of water or less can hurt any car's engine. While some very small amounts of water may find its way into fuel tanks naturally, any more water than this will cause a car serious problems.... Read More »

Can i put ethanol gas in my car?

On One Hand: Ethanol Seems Like a Good IdeaEthanol is a domestic alternative fuel that costs less than gasoline. Most vehicles can run on up to 15 percent ethanol fuel without a problem. All Americ... Read More »