How do you run biodiesel in an escort?
If your escort has a diesel motor, it can be done. But it requires replacement of the fuel lines, fuel pump, and injectors.
Biodiesel most certainly does NOT ruin your engine. Most engine manufacturer in the world approves the use of biodiesel in their engines, unless of course your engine is not made to run on diesel fuel. Gasoline engines should not be ran on Biodiesel. Actually, if you don't change out your fuel pump, injectors, and fuel lines to accommodate the much thicker biodiesel fuel, it CAN ruin your engine.
Yes it is safe to mix petroleum diesel and biodiesel. Blends of biodiesel and petroleum diesel are designated "BX." Where "B" states that the fuel mixture is a biodiesel blend and "X" indicates the percentage of biodiesel in the blend. For example, common blends of biodiesel in North America include B2 (2% biodiesel), B5(5%), B20(20%), and B100(100%). B100 is also know as "neat," or pure, biodiesel.
You have to make minor modifications to run any diesel engine on biofuel. You may have to preheat the biodiesel through an add on device as vegetable oil is too viscuous to burn cold in a diesel engine. Here's a site with more information http://www.veggiebus.com/biodiesel.html. No, you would need to purchase a generator that is set up to take biodiesel. Or modify your current diesel generator. There are instructions on how to do this on…
Assuming its a diesel...then you dont have to do anything. As long as you make good quality filtered biodiesel. I've been making it for a while. Bought a 150L kit from Scintex Biofuels. www.scintex.com.au Havent had any troubles running biodiesel on my GQ Patrol but i always filter down to 1uM just to make sure my fuel filters dont get clogged. Out.