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VillarrealTX

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Message Posted: Apr 9, 2012 12:45:59 AM

They should stop making it and make more regular unleaded. Maybe the price of gas will go down.
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Jake92876
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 2:51:46 PM

I don't think I've ever bought mid-grade before.
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probedjg2013
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 12:47:33 PM

no
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nourdives
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 11:30:22 AM

no
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blaman
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 9:02:22 AM

No
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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 6:19:38 AM

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Message Posted: Jan 3, 2014 5:52:40 AM

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tkawashima
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 9:13:55 AM

no
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 8:37:15 AM

no
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Madridjoe
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 5:53:47 AM

i can't believe they sell much of it
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mawtaow
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 5:26:00 AM

No
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happylilly
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 2:40:36 AM

not me
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04Ram1500
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 12:15:48 AM

Not me
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poetdog73
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Message Posted: Dec 20, 2013 12:14:32 AM

everyone is right ...get rid of it!
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 11:40:01 PM

No, None of my vehicles' manufacturers recommend mid-grade. Yes, get rid of it.
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TriniB
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 9:20:16 PM

Not me
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nourdives
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 8:55:05 PM

no
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 5:13:43 PM

Not me
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Thumper52
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Message Posted: Dec 19, 2013 5:46:28 AM

I don't
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blaman
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:54:39 AM

No
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tkawashima
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:30:37 AM

no
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 11:29:58 AM

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Maxer105
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:37:27 AM

not me
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thirty8paces
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:21:33 AM

Never have.
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Seekingone
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 8:11:03 AM

no
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dfp609
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 7:48:11 AM

No.
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Thumper52
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Message Posted: Dec 1, 2013 5:44:25 AM

I don't!
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keriazy4
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Message Posted: Nov 26, 2013 10:26:54 AM

once in a while high grade to clean up
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dvkiran
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 12:40:01 PM

No. I will just use regular.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 9:38:55 AM

During summer blend I use it in my wife's car and always in yard equipment
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 9:10:03 AM

No
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 7:41:12 AM

no
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RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 7:39:45 AM

There's a station near me that sells marine-grade gas; it is E0 mid-grade gas. I use that for my lawn equipment. But one of our cars uses regular and the other uses premium.
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valby
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 7:30:32 AM

Nope.
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dfp609
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Message Posted: Nov 23, 2013 7:07:37 AM

I use it for a 1999 Lincoln Continental that I own.
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tigersdad
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Message Posted: Nov 22, 2013 1:29:38 PM

On Tuesdays, my gas station sells mid grade and reg for same price .... use the mid grade at same price !
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Message Posted: Nov 22, 2013 5:58:14 AM

No
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Message Posted: Nov 20, 2013 2:33:16 PM

NO
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minookaband
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Message Posted: Nov 20, 2013 2:14:23 PM

never have
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morrongiello
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 9:35:50 PM

never
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gas_phil
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 8:39:34 PM

I don't
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 6:30:01 PM

I don't
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 6:08:02 PM

Not me
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 4:33:59 PM

no
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 4:13:28 PM

There are some fuel-injected vehicles that require 87 AKI at all altitudes. I have one of them, and I'd be buying midgrade at high altitudes. ASTM D 4814 sets forth the areas where 85 AKI can legally be sold as regular.
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 3:55:03 PM

no
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 2:36:33 PM

Not since I moved to Kansas.
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0848Marine
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2013 2:25:05 PM

Only if they feel it's better for their vehicle. Gas is gas! Regular works just fine in most vehicles.
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Jake92876
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2013 11:11:06 PM

Not today
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SpeedyGonzoMD
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2013 8:53:38 PM

No, most manufacturers seem to recommend regular or premium. The only reason I can think to run mid-grade, is if your vehicle is having trouble running on regular and you don't want to spring for the liquid gold or buy a newer vehicle.
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2013 4:59:08 PM

No
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