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Biodiesel Facts Reasons That You Should Consider Switching to Biodiesel

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Some of the Biodiesel facts are top reasons you should consider switching to Biodiesel (BD), mainly because it is considered a “green” fuel. It is made from plant-based oils such as sunflower, flax, and soybean oils or the ubiquitous “vegetable oil.” But you can’t just pour vegetable oil into your gas tank. BD is a …

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Plug In Hybrid Cars What Are They and How Do They Work

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Newer plug in hybrid cars are basically a car that combines the internal combustion engine and a battery-powered, electric motor. When the electric motor runs out of “fuel,” it is recharged via a “clean energy grid,” or plug-in. A plug-in hybrid can be recharged using an average home’s electrical current (110 volts). At this time, …

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Toyota Recall Toyota Announced Voluntary Safety Recall Nov 9 2011

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Toyota Recall – Toyota Announces Voluntary Safety Recall of Certain Toyota and Lexus Vehicles to Replace the Crankshaft Pulley TORRANCE, Calif., November 9, 2011 – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. (TMS), today announced that it will conduct a voluntary safety recall involving approximately 283,200 Toyota and 137,000 Lexus vehicles to replace the crankshaft pulley on …

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