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Old 01-12-2011, 10:36 AM
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Default Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

I have a 2003 Flex fuel Ranger. i was wondering if i use Unleaded Gas will it mess it the motor up.
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Old 01-12-2011, 11:40 AM
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Default Re: Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

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I have a 2003 Flex fuel Ranger. i was wondering if i use Unleaded Gas will it mess it the motor up.
if it is a FLEX fuel vehicle then the answer is no, it is made to run E85 or unleaded gas
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Old 01-12-2011, 11:46 AM
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Default Re: Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

i run both all the time.. it doesnt feel any different and ive been doing it for quite a while...
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Old 01-12-2011, 04:39 PM
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Default Re: Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

It is better to run with unleaded the E85 is a waste.
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Old 01-12-2011, 05:03 PM
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Default Re: Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

^^ Yep. It can use either, hence the name flex. But E85 is a pointless waste.
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Old 01-12-2011, 05:13 PM
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Default Re: Unleaded Gas and flex fuel

thanks
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