"E85" fuel is an alternative fuel com- Other fuels
Gasoline containing MMT
prised of 85 percent ethanol and 15
Using fuels such as;
Some gasoline contains harmful
manganese-based fuel additives
such as MMT (Methylcyclopentadienyl
HYUNDAI does not recommend the
use of gasoline containing MMT.
This type of fuel can reduce vehicle
performance and affect your emis-
sion control system.
The malfunction indicator lamp on
the cluster may come on.
percent gasoline, and is manufac-
tured exclusively for use in Flexible
Fuel Vehicles. “E85” is not compati-
Silicone (Si) contained fuel,
Ferrocene (Fe) contained fuel, and
ble with your vehicle. Use of “E85” - Other metallic additives contained
may cause damage to the engine by
plugging, misfiring, poor accelera-
tion, engine stalling, catalyst melting,
abnormal corrosion, life cycle reduc-
may result in poor engine perform-
ance and damage to your vehicle’s
engine and fuel system. HYUNDAI
recommends that customers do not
use fuel with an ethanol content
exceeding 10 percent.
The Malfunction Indicator Lamp
(MIL) may illuminate.
To prevent damage to your vehicle’s
engine and fuel system:
HYUNDAI recommends that you use
good quality gasolines treated with
detergent additives such as TOP TIER
Detergent Gasoline, which help pre-
vent deposit formation in the engine.
These gasolines will help the engine
run cleaner and enhance performance
of the Emission Control System. For
more information on TOP TIER
Detergent Gasoline, please go to the
Never use gasohol which con-
Never use gasohol containing
more than 10% ethanol.
Never use leaded fuel or leaded
Never use "E85" fuel.
Damage to the fuel system or per-
formance problem caused by the
use of these fuels may not be cov-
ered by your New Vehicle Limited
Warranty does not cover damage
to the fuel system or any perform-
ance problems caused by the use
of "E85" fuel.
|Categories||Hyundai Manuals, Hyundai Sonata Manuals|
|Document Type||Owners Manual|
|Product Brand||Hyundai, Sonata|
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