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Old January 7th, 2013, 13:30   #1
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Default Chevron Diesel Fuels Technical Review

I found this diesel tech review today and found it to be very informative. If it has been previously posted please disregard

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Old January 7th, 2013, 14:15   #2
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As a chemist, I love stuff like this. I've only glanced at it and as time permits I'll read in greater depth.
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Old January 7th, 2013, 14:41   #3
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Interesting read, thanks for the link.
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Old January 7th, 2013, 15:21   #4
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Ancient news, and a sticky in this subforum to boot.....
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Ancient news, and a sticky in this subforum to boot.....
but with a misleading and uninformative title. This thread's title should be used for the sticky.

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Originally Posted by romad View Post
but with a misleading and uninformative title. This thread's title should be used for the sticky.

Done. Let's let this one die to minimize clutter.
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