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Can i use bio-diesel in my honda crv as it is or do i have

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can i use bio-diesel in my honda crv as it is or do i have to convert it in some way and if i do any idea how much this would cost it's a 2014 model
Submitted: 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.
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Just about all diesel engines built after 2000 are bio compatable .

The worrie before where engines built with injection pumps that where not compatible .

In your case a 2014 is able to use B20 some will say only B5 , check with your Dealership and make sure this will not VOID yopur warranty and some companys will want you to use bio filter ..

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

thanks for the advice but can you tell me what doe's b20 and b5 mean are there different grades of bio-diesel as my plan was to make it myself

Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.
20% biodiesel, 80% petrodiesel is labeled B20

5% biodiesel, 95% petrodiesel is labeled B5

Blends of 20% biodiesel and lower can be used in diesel equipment with no, or only minor modifications like bio filter

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