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Hello and welcome to just answer.I value your input to my questions so I may help you better.Could you just clarify what e85 is ?
Hi, this is Josh and I will assist you. Are you still looking for help with your fuel problem?
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Thanks for getting back with me... You will definitely need to drain out the e85 before you run your engine as it can cause it to hydrolock and damage it. The best way to do this is to remove the fuel tank and drain it that way, but I understand this may not be possible at your home. I suggest taking a fuel line off of the fuel rail and aiming it into a bucket while cycling the key on and off to get the fuel out of there via the fuel pump. Once it has run dry, fill up with premium gas and use a fuel stabilizer like stp
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Great! I'm glad to hear that. If you have driven it down to 3/4 already, and there has been no damage, then you are in good shape I'd say. Definitely continue to use premium gas and I would strongly encourage using a water-removing fuel additive such as stp to try and separate some of the alcohol from the e85 that is left. Good luck!
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