It's #ThrowbackThursday! Jon Bentley demonstrates what happens if you fill up a car with the wrong fuel, and if you can save it after the damage has been made!

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    • Aleksander S. Jacobsen
      Aleksander S. Jacobsen

      I like this guy!

      about 20 hours ago
    • Kandela Brown
      Kandela Brown

      What’s with your raccoon eyes?

      about 1 day ago
    • SvenTviking
      SvenTviking

      Motorcycle dealers just flush the diesel out.

      about 1 day ago
    • steve cornell
      steve cornell

      you dont need to replace the tanks or lines... just drain it. run some gas though the system and she will get back to work as normal... that for gas... diesel depends on the size you and time.. you may have done some damage...

      about 2 days ago
    • MV Master
      MV Master

      that car was coughing like no tomorrow

      about 6 days ago
    • Darp Komiks
      Darp Komiks

      What if you put alcohol?

      about 7 days ago
    • Partrick S
      Partrick S

      funny

      about 11 days ago
    • Bradley Porter
      Bradley Porter

      fifth gear is like the knock off version of top gear

      about 13 days ago
    • Mio Liquid
      Mio Liquid In reply to Bradley Porter

      Yep

      about 3 days ago
    • SkyBlue01
      SkyBlue01

      Phillip Schofield?

      about 14 days ago
    • Jacobb Bentz
      Jacobb Bentz

      I tried putting gasoline in my tesla she drove away in embarrassing she could handle it.

      about 15 days ago
    • Ballong Pappan
      Ballong Pappan

      I once put petrol where you are supposed to put engine oil in my moped the first time went to fuel it up πŸ˜€

      about 15 days ago
    • Spiridon Jason
      Spiridon Jason

      Pump it VODKA!
      And it will start driving by its own!

      about 15 days ago
    • Kpizzle Price
      Kpizzle Price

      Beautiful! I could put it in my BMW . Finally prove.

      about 17 days ago
    • Danny F
      Danny F

      Was 16 years old, wasnt paying attention and put diesel in my 66 Ford Mustang. I thought I blew my head gasket so I rebuilt my top end of my engine, took all weekend. Fired it up and knew it was major. My grandpa said call your uncle who know everything about cars. Uncle said immediately, "drop the tank boy, you put diesel in it" and politely hung up. Moral of the story is the diesel nozzle fits nicely into a 66 Mustang and pay attention. :)

      about 18 days ago
    • parasu108
      parasu108

      0:38? propaganda? again? men do this more than women? feminist bullshit! men fill cars up many more times than women, the ratio wouldn't even be close? so statistically he totally talking shit. and at 6:01-ish he rudely pushes his assistant out the way like a 16th century peasant? what a tossa!

      about 18 days ago
    • Trash Character
      Trash Character

      As an American Petrol basically means Fuel/Gasoline?

      about 20 days ago
    • RandomSubject
      RandomSubject In reply to Trash Character

      yea

      about 18 days ago
    • Scott .T
      Scott .T

      Could the sparks of been ground up metal from the fuel pump/cylinders burning, what do you think YouTube "experts"?

      about 20 days ago
    • Scott .T
      Scott .T In reply to Scott .T

      Edit: maybe he hasn't changed the oil in a while and it mixed with the petrol when he put it to a high rpm in the emissions test. The burning oil would explain the thick black smoke and the sparks were burning metal fragments already in the oil.

      about 20 days ago
    • DanDeMan
      DanDeMan

      This guy has such a posh accent lmao

      about 22 days ago
    • IcedReaver
      IcedReaver

      Wow, Β£1.01 per litre of diesel? Can we go back to those prices please?

      about 22 days ago
    • ChrisS82
      ChrisS82

      I once drove a car on pure moonshine I had about 12 gallons of it and I got it luckily. I was in the woods with some friends and we stumbled across an old still couldn't believe that we found it we didn't want to drink something that strong so we thought we'd have a fun time and use it for gasoline and hell it worked.

      about 22 days ago
    • Giles Drage
      Giles Drage

      wish fuel was still that cheap

      about 23 days ago
    • Tikboy Tikas
      Tikboy Tikas

      So whats the conclusion? Its ok to makes mistakes once in a while?

      about 25 days ago
    • Lu Luong
      Lu Luong

      can i put it in my honda?

      about 25 days ago
    • Frost Bite
      Frost Bite

      british people are so goofy

      about 26 days ago
    • Joe momma
      Joe momma

      I was a passenger in my friend's car once ,when he filled his 1973 Plymouth valiant, slant 6 engine , up with diesel, it ran for 4 blocks , I never laughed at someone so much in my life

      about 29 days ago
    • Knockout Power
      Knockout Power

      1:42 to 1:48 yep I’ve been there πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ€·πŸΌβ€β™‚οΈ

      about 1 month ago
    • Mior Amir
      Mior Amir

      Made an oils in various kind is kinda racist

      about 1 month ago
    • kiran
      kiran

      1:41__ old doug..

      about 1 month ago
    • Ben 1
      Ben 1

      I put plutonium in my car & ended up in 1955

      about 1 month ago
    • Michael
      Michael

      Disposing of contaminated fuel? You are aware of fire in the UK right?

      about 1 month ago