Tag: E10

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E10 petrol: Drivers complain of 'shocking' fuel economy from the new fuel

E10 petrol: Drivers complain of 'shocking' fuel economy from the new fuel

Just weeks after E10 petrol was launched onto forecourts across the country, some drivers have found that their fuel economy has gotten worse. Foll [...]
E10 fuel changes: Drivers may 'not be covered' by car insurance after petrol damage

E10 fuel changes: Drivers may 'not be covered' by car insurance after petrol damage

Experts at AXA said drivers “won’t need to make a claim” after one accidental E10 petrol fill-up. However, they warned continued use could “cause d [...]
E10 fuel additives can 'improve combustion' but do have some 'limitations'

E10 fuel additives can 'improve combustion' but do have some 'limitations'

Mr Kaiser added: “Unfortunately, this is something that cannot be influenced by an additive.”Alternatively, Hagerty has warned drivers could make s [...]
E10 fuel changes: Petrol station forced to turn drivers away – 'no more until October'

E10 fuel changes: Petrol station forced to turn drivers away – 'no more until October'

A supermarket petrol station in Tiverton in Devon has run out of unleaded fuel. Because of this, motorists face a wait for its return to the pumps [...]
New E10 fuel could 'accelerate deterioration' of vehicles and even 'start a fire'

New E10 fuel could 'accelerate deterioration' of vehicles and even 'start a fire'

They also said rubber was “particularly affected” by the new fuel compound in a major warning to drivers.The RAC has previously warned at least 600 [...]
Classic car owners warned of the best 'long term solution' to deal with E10 fuel changes

Classic car owners warned of the best 'long term solution' to deal with E10 fuel changes

Experts at the Historic and Classic Vehicle Association (HCVA) said “converting” the car was the best solution for those doing regular high mileage [...]
'It's quite a drop': Drivers complain over E10 fuel changes as efficiency 'plummets'

'It's quite a drop': Drivers complain over E10 fuel changes as efficiency 'plummets'

A number of road users have reported receiving around 4mpg less with the new petrol in a major concern. Lower miles per gallon rates will lead driv [...]
Classic car owners urged to use fuel with 'lower ethanol content' after E10 fuel updates

Classic car owners urged to use fuel with 'lower ethanol content' after E10 fuel updates

Experts at Hagerty claim tests from the Department for Transport identified a range of issues.These issues included degradation of fuel hoses and s [...]
Wheeler Dealers claims 'communication' errors are to blame for E10 fuel 'panic'

Wheeler Dealers claims 'communication' errors are to blame for E10 fuel 'panic'

He said updates on the new changes and what they meant for drivers had been “pretty poor” which has since scared motorists. He said some people had [...]
E10 fuel changes: Warning over misfuelling 'mistake' with new petrol – expert advice

E10 fuel changes: Warning over misfuelling 'mistake' with new petrol – expert advice

It is estimated that 600,000 older vehicles manufactured before 2011 and classic cars should not use E10. They are encouraged to continue using E5 [...]
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