Hyundai Elantra: Do not use methanol - Gasoline engine - Fuel requirements - Introduction - Hyundai Elantra HD 2006–2010 Owners ManualHyundai Elantra: Do not use methanol

Fuels containing methanol (wood alcohol) should not be used in your vehicle. This type of fuel can reduce vehicle performance and damage components of the fuel system.


Your New Vehicle Limited Warranty may not cover damage to the fuel system and performance problems that are caused by the use of methanol or fuels containing methanol.

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