biodiesel vs veggie oil - Mercedes-Benz Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 04-13-2009, 06:58 PM Thread Starter
BenzWorld Junior Member
 
Date registered: Mar 2009
Posts: 9
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
biodiesel vs veggie oil

I'm just starting to investigate these alternative fuels so I hope someone can give me a clue as to which is better. Here is what I've learned so far:
*VEGGIE OIL needs a separate fuel tank and "jells" in cold weather which means heated fuels lines and a heated fuel tank is neccesary. (not a ringing endorsement for living in Pennsylvania)
*BIODIESEL can be mixed with diesel so there is no need for a 2nd fuel tank or heated fuel lines. Need chemicals to produce biodiesel.

Which is easier and cheaper to make? What kind of performance & fuel mileage can one expect? Can either be used as a home heating oil?
Dwayne1m is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Mercedes-Benz Forum > General Mercedes-Benz Forums > General Mercedes-Benz

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Mercedes-Benz Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Topic Author Forum Replies Last Post
For Sell: Edible Oil and Biodiesel Oil, Vegetable Oil, Cooking Oil at Affordable firsaoil For Sale/Wanted/Trade/Giveaway 0 09-01-2008 07:20 PM
veggie oil w123silver W123 E,CE,D,CD,TD,TE Class 15 01-11-2008 08:51 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 

Title goes here

close
video goes here
description goes here. Read Full Story
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome