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Subject: WVO Vehicles
Date Posted: 1/26/2009 2:27 AM ET
Member Since: 2/19/2008
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WVO stands for Waste Vegetable Oil, and most diesel engines can use this as a fuel, with minor modifications to the fuel delivery system.  In fact, diesels can use a number of different waste oil products as fuel. 

 

I currently own a GMC 3500 truck with a 6.5 liter diesel engine (I'm a general building contractor) and I plan to convert this over to WVO some time next summer.  I also know another fellow with the exact same truck who runs his on waste automatic transmission fluid (he works at a Jiffey Lube and gets it for free).

 

I'd be interested in chatting with, and exchanging information with, other alternative fuel vehicle owners on here.