Is Red Diesel Fuel Illegal?

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If an officer catches you driving with red diesel on a public road, you may face serious charges. Because off-road diesel is untaxed, if you’re caught using it on public roads, you’ll be able to be charged with nonpayment. That’s a felony that will carry a sentence of up to 5 years in federal prison. At the very least, you’ll be viewing stiff fines.

Even though the fuel in your tank isn’t visible to the planet, it’s easy to test. Enforcement officers can detect dyed diesel by dipping a transparent tube into your vehicle’s fuel tank. If the color is red or blue, you’re in trouble.

Attempting to get rid of dye from untaxed diesel is additionally illegal. While it’s possible to form the fuel look undyed and clear, there are chemical traces left within the fuel that’s easy to identify in an exceeding lab.

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