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Old 05-06-2006, 08:22 PM
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First time looking at waste oil fuel need advise.

Hey guys,
I'm looking at getting a Waste Vegtable Oil fuel system from Grease Car. I was just looking for some good honest opinions. Is it worth it? What kind of milage can I expect to get? What kind of effect does it have on the engine and is it hard to install? I would really like some info from people who have alredy tried it before I make up my mind. thanks
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Hey guys,
I'm looking at getting a Waste Vegtable Oil fuel system from Grease Car. I was just looking for some good honest opinions. Is it worth it? What kind of milage can I expect to get? What kind of effect does it have on the engine and is it hard to install? I would really like some info from people who have alredy tried it before I make up my mind. thanks
Check out the sponsor at the top of this forum. Scott is a contributer to this forum and uses WVO himself. Personaly I make biodiesel but I've looked at the different WVO kits out there and IMHO the PlantDrive kit that Scott sells is better than the rest.


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Check out the sponsor at the top of this forum. Scott is a contributer to this forum and uses WVO himself. Personaly I make biodiesel but I've looked at the different WVO kits out there and IMHO the PlantDrive kit that Scott sells is better than the rest.


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Thanks Fab. Scott, Erick neither name is as memorable as Fabmandelux

mileage on WVO is irrelevant since it's free who cares. I track my mileage a bit differently. I see how many miles I can go on a tank of diesel. mile per purchased gallons MPPG.

I had to fill up today, I haven't done that since 14 April.. So after 1455 miles I had to buy 22.8 gallons of diesel. That works out to 63.8 MPPG.
I have a spreadsheet on my web site that shows my savings.

Since I started switching over sooner you can see the last three tanks have all been over 1000 miles.

As for Grease car and there kits. All I can say is I got an email from a Grease car installer just yesterday. He wanted to try one of our 6.0 kits since he was not eager to install a Grease car kit on a 6.0.

With our coolant and electric heat combination, and the fact that Ford made a great heat source for us called the PSD with the fuel rails in the heads, you have a great a setup that can't be beat.

There is nothing funner then running a 6.0 to red line on WVO. You go like a bat out of hell and it's virtually free.
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This is your brain on Biodiesel........any questions?
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Thanks guys but I need one for a 7.3PSD.
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Thanks guys but I need one for a 7.3PSD.
We offer a kit for both generations of the 7.3 PSD.
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Question Psd?

What is "PSD"?
"7.3PSD"?
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Power Stroke Diesel, By Ford.
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