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Old 02-17-2015, 09:18 AM   #1
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flex fuel ?

ok I am getting close to buying a van looking at a 07 5.4 350 34,000 on it asking $16.. or a 2012 5.4 350eb 31,000 on it asking $ 20 with flex fuel... what's the deference help....what is a better van for me? and thanks.
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Old 02-17-2015, 01:40 PM   #2
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Re: flex fuel ?

Flex fuel engines can run on pure gasoline or E85 (85% ethanol) and pretty much any mix in-between.

I may be off-base here, but ethanol can be aggressive on rubber bits, so the Flex Fuel motor has been designed for this, whereas a non-flex fuel motor is not.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flexible-fuel_vehicle
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