- Providing top quality sustainable biodiesel and expert auto repair for over 30 years!
Dr. Dan’s Biodiesel
Located in Ballard at:
912 NW 50th St
Seattle WA 98107
24-hr Pump Access!!
(with credit card reader)
206 783 5728
(off-hours vehicle drop-off available)
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Absolutely gorgeous Volvo 960 Turbo-Diesel conversion. odometer reads 74k. Leather interior is fantastic. Engine rebuilt before this conversion, including injection pump! A beautiful running and driving car. This car was not available in the States, hence the conversion. It looks … Continue reading
This weeks forecast has some cold nights expected in Seattle, with the coldest being Wednesday. The forecasted 24 hour average temps are just above our biodiesels gel point of 25ºF. However, we know that weather predictions are not always accurate. … Continue reading
King5 news reporter Eric Wilkinson was just here at Dr. Dan’s Biodiesel interviewing Dan about the current EPA proposal to reduce the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for petroleum fuels sold in the United States. The RFS is what determines how … Continue reading
Some of you may have noticed a couple weeks ago that we sent out a cold weather advisory for the Puget Sound region. The forecasted temperature that weekend was 16 degrees which was below most biodiesels gelling point. Fortunately we … Continue reading
Sustainable Ballard, a blueprint for Everytown, USA, educates, inspires, and engages neighbors to take action to live more sustainably both individually and collectively. There will be great food, music, and words from our local leaders, including the mayor about the … Continue reading
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We are sad to announce that after 27 years of business Espresso Express, the host of our Biodiesel station at 6500 15h Ave NE, has closed. The good news however is that there is a new opportunity for someone to … Continue reading
The machinations of an ineffective national and global economy has claimed yet another so-called “Green Energy” business, as Odessa, WA based Inland Empire Oilseeds looks to have closed down its production for good. The ultimate fate of the remnants of … Continue reading
We have noticed that many VW TDI’s are not getting the maintenance they require, leading to expensive repairs and breakdowns. Timing belt intervals: This can be a complicated subject, since VW’s recommended interval has changed many times over the course … Continue reading