Putting The Wrong Fuel In A Gas Powered Car! A Very Expensive Mistake In This Video!

In this video we can see a 2015 Chevy Sonic that bites the dust. It is powered by a 1.8 liter engine with 20.000 miles on it. This is a gas powered car, but it was filled with diesel instead of gas. As we all know, nasty things can happen if you run the wrong fuel.

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He removed the diesel and filled it with gasoline back in the tank. However, the problem was, once he started and tried to clean the engine up, it definitely didn`t sound too pretty. Because of this mistake, the engine is completely destroyed.

This 2015 Chevy Sonic is a rental car. The customer which made this very expensive mistake will have to buy a new engine. A brand new Chevrolet crate engine is priced at $9,000. That would teach him a lesson. Sometimes, people are just way too irresponsible with rental cars. Putting the wrong fuel is a very foolish mistake because he should`ve checked if it was diesel or not. Basically what happened is that the diesel fuel wasn`t burning properly. It was getting washed past the cylinder walls and diluted the engine oil, ruining the entire engine due to lack of lubrication.

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