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jeebowhite
with petrol you pull out a jerry can wack in the petrol and off you go but i hear you cant do thu with diesel?
stef123
[quote name='jeebowhite' date='02 June 2010 - 08:09 PM' timestamp='1275505156' post='83979']
with petrol you pull out a jerry can wack in the petrol and off you go but i hear you cant do thu with diesel?
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you would need to bleed the fuel system unless your car does this automatically. its not advisable to run any car out of fuel but especially a common rail diesel! the fuel you put in also acts as a lubricant for the high pressure fuel pump hence why putting petrol in a diesel is very costly!


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