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knutzAL
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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2012 7:56:37 AM

If this is a duplicate I appoligize in advance. courious how many cars still require High-test, mid grade, or regular. Post here. Thanks for posting!
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blaman
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Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 9:24:16 AM

Regular, my motorcycle requires premium.
plans72
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Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 6:59:55 AM

Regular
mawtaow
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Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 5:43:53 AM

regular
blaman
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Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:44:22 AM

Regular
inventorymaster
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Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:42:38 AM

reg
hjl17
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Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:05:09 AM

Regular
ny10
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Message Posted: Dec 26, 2013 9:31:50 PM

i believe unless a manufacture specifies premium, it is not required.
TomB2
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 3:53:46 PM

I believe the Nissan Pathfinder still recommends premium fuel. Of course, you do know that the stations that sell three grades only have storage tanks for two grades, right? The mid grade is just a blend.
jay93LA
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 9:01:32 AM

rg
_Sparty_
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 8:53:27 AM

Reg
mawtaow
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 6:22:29 AM

regular
forestghost07
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2013 2:26:29 AM

the SUV gets 87 reg

the vintage sports car is fed 90 oct ethanol-free, except on road trips when it gets 93 premium and anti-ethanol additive.
hoosh13
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 4:44:09 PM

Always regular
ace12012
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 3:58:37 PM

regular.
fkkf92
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 9:59:40 AM

regular
jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 9:54:10 AM

Regular
OceansidePoms
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:54:43 PM

93+ (Pref. Ethanol Free)
Bud76
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:32:51 PM

89
GBMAX
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:31:10 PM

regular
BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:25:35 PM

Reg
jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 11:20:04 AM

Regular
EvPv
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 11:10:01 AM

regular. once a year I run high test through it for 1 or 2 tanks. Seems to help the mpg.
trackerWI
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:57:38 AM

Why Mercedes wants to put high octane, Premium?
lwood655
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:54:52 AM

all my vehicles require regular
valby
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:42:08 AM

Reg.
_Sparty_
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 9:46:01 AM

87
pbarbee
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Message Posted: Sep 3, 2013 1:38:27 AM

Regular
rjb34747
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Message Posted: Sep 3, 2013 12:30:31 AM

Regular
weddy11
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 10:50:17 AM

regular
lwood655
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 10:20:06 AM

regular, that is what is recommended
nichols
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Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 9:37:36 AM

regular, actually few require premium and almost non require mid
tkawashima
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 10:31:52 AM

regular
weddy11
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 9:57:01 AM

regular
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Regular
lwood655
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 7:15:19 AM

regular
smugutu1234
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 7:08:45 AM

Non-ethanol
contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 6:49:09 AM

Regular........
gigwrite
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 12:04:52 AM

Reg
weddy11
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:43:50 AM

Regular
_Sparty_
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:14:26 AM

87
pt1KY
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:13:33 AM

reg
Boyrr
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:07:43 AM

91 min, i usually buy 93
cujo1977
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:56:33 AM

reg
inventorymaster
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:29:07 AM

reg
lwood655
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Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:06:01 AM

regular
PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 8:58:05 AM

Regular
Titanic1985
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 6:04:48 AM

2012 Chevrolet Sonic LT Hatchback - Regular 87 Octane
2011 Toyota (Base) - Regular 87 Octane
2010 Ford Ranger - Regular 87 Octane

* Note: I use only non-ethanol gasoline in my vehicles -- never ethanol (E-10)
olympusman2004
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 3:56:39 AM

m
rjb34747
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Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 2:31:00 AM

Regular
lwood655
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2013 7:37:56 PM

regular
PoorMan972
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2013 6:18:40 PM

Diesel.
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