Bad Gas

Gasoline pump. (Credit: Miguel Gutierrez/Getty Images)

One Motorist Claims BP’s Case Of Bad Gas Lingers

BP initially paid Brian Cebra $9,400 for an initial round of bad-gas repairs. But then six weeks later when his wife was driving the truck died. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.


The Longo family's Volvo suffered $5,000 in engine damage in August 2012. They had received contaminated fuel from a BP gas station, but BP has declined to pay all of the damages, stating the car's timing belt was significantly overdue for replacement even before the car received any tainted fuel. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Heights Family Still Fighting With BP Over Bad Gas

A suburban family has been trying to get help from BP, after their car was crippled this summer, in the wake of a fuel contamination problem at their refinery in Whiting, Ind.

CBS 2–10/23/2012

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Class Action Lawsuit Planned In BP Bad Gas Crisis

Drivers whose vehicles have been affected by bad gas from BP are threatening to take action.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2012

Gasoline pump. (Credit: Miguel Gutierrez/Getty Images)

BP Halts Sales Of Midgrade, Premium Fuel In Chicago Area

BP said Thursday it has fixed the problem that forced a recall of fuel in Northwest Indiana, the Chicago area, and the Milwaukee area, but has halted sales of premium and midgrade gas in those areas.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Whiting Refinery

Indiana Attorney General Probes Bad Gas Crisis At BP

The Indiana Attorney General has opened an investigation into BP’s handling of the bad gasoline produced at its Whiting, Ind., refinery and its dealings with motorists whose vehicles were affected.

WBBM Newsradio–08/23/2012

BP Station

More Bad Gas Nightmares Flooding BP

Another torrent of complaints are expected to cascade into the petroleum giant BP – in the wake of a bad batch of gas that was sold in at least three states.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012