Not Logged In Log In   Sign Up   Points Leaders
Follow Us    5:36 PM

Message Forum - Read Message

Category: General Gas Talk > Topics Add to favorite topics   Post new topicPost New Topic
Author Topic: Regular, Mid-Grade, or Hight Test Back to Topics
knutzAL

Champion Author
Alabama

Posts:2,248
Points:373,880
Joined:Feb 2012
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!
REPLIES (newest first) Post a Reply
Profile Pic
blaman
All-Star Author Phoenix

Posts:830
Points:409,000
Joined:Nov 2012
Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 9:24:16 AM

Regular, my motorcycle requires premium.
Profile Pic
plans72
Champion Author Ocala

Posts:1,451
Points:954,345
Joined:Dec 2010
Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 6:59:55 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
mawtaow
All-Star Author Boston

Posts:984
Points:701,775
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Dec 28, 2013 5:43:53 AM

regular
Profile Pic
blaman
All-Star Author Phoenix

Posts:830
Points:409,000
Joined:Nov 2012
Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:44:22 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
inventorymaster
Champion Author KW

Posts:3,249
Points:838,590
Joined:Jul 2010
Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:42:38 AM

reg
Profile Pic
hjl17
Champion Author Toronto

Posts:4,481
Points:934,205
Joined:Jul 2011
Message Posted: Dec 27, 2013 8:05:09 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
ny10
All-Star Author Virginia

Posts:768
Points:433,745
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Dec 26, 2013 9:31:50 PM

i believe unless a manufacture specifies premium, it is not required.
Profile Pic
TomB2
Champion Author St. Louis

Posts:1,376
Points:208,925
Joined:Jul 2013
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.
Profile Pic
jay93LA
Champion Author New Orleans

Posts:4,097
Points:923,470
Joined:Aug 2011
Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 9:01:32 AM

rg
Profile Pic
_Sparty_
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:3,654
Points:1,019,165
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 8:53:27 AM

Reg
Profile Pic
mawtaow
All-Star Author Boston

Posts:984
Points:701,775
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Oct 26, 2013 6:22:29 AM

regular
Profile Pic
forestghost07
All-Star Author Miami

Posts:977
Points:17,015
Joined:Apr 2013
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.
Profile Pic
hoosh13
All-Star Author Vancouver

Posts:788
Points:191,920
Joined:Jul 2013
Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 4:44:09 PM

Always regular
Profile Pic
ace12012
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:3,056
Points:577,090
Joined:Apr 2012
Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 3:58:37 PM

regular.
Profile Pic
fkkf92
Champion Author Toronto

Posts:2,709
Points:2,880,510
Joined:Jan 2005
Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 9:59:40 AM

regular
Profile Pic
jdmd6613
Champion Author Memphis

Posts:1,198
Points:282,255
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Oct 4, 2013 9:54:10 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
OceansidePoms
Champion Author Massachusetts

Posts:1,877
Points:875,470
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:54:43 PM

93+ (Pref. Ethanol Free)
Profile Pic
Bud76
Champion Author San Bernardino

Posts:4,818
Points:1,061,990
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:32:51 PM

89
Profile Pic
GBMAX
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:6,299
Points:2,219,600
Joined:Feb 2005
Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:31:10 PM

regular
Profile Pic
BartandLisa
Champion Author Newfoundland

Posts:3,802
Points:742,320
Joined:Feb 2012
Message Posted: Oct 3, 2013 5:25:35 PM

Reg
Profile Pic
jdmd6613
Champion Author Memphis

Posts:1,198
Points:282,255
Joined:May 2013
Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 11:20:04 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
EvPv
Champion Author Maine

Posts:2,663
Points:593,160
Joined:Feb 2011
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.
Profile Pic
trackerWI
Rookie Author Milwaukee

Posts:31
Points:637,190
Joined:Nov 2008
Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:57:38 AM

Why Mercedes wants to put high octane, Premium?
Profile Pic
lwood655
All-Star Author New Orleans

Posts:935
Points:556,895
Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:54:52 AM

all my vehicles require regular
Profile Pic
valby
Champion Author Massachusetts

Posts:4,575
Points:756,145
Joined:Jan 2005
Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 10:42:08 AM

Reg.
Profile Pic
_Sparty_
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:3,654
Points:1,019,165
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Sep 8, 2013 9:46:01 AM

87
Profile Pic
pbarbee
Champion Author North Carolina

Posts:1,473
Points:1,561,040
Joined:Apr 2008
Message Posted: Sep 3, 2013 1:38:27 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
rjb34747
Veteran Author Orlando

Posts:425
Points:279,220
Joined:Aug 2005
Message Posted: Sep 3, 2013 12:30:31 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
weddy11
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:3,442
Points:759,425
Joined:Dec 2011
Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 10:50:17 AM

regular
Profile Pic
lwood655
All-Star Author New Orleans

Posts:935
Points:556,895
Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 10:20:06 AM

regular, that is what is recommended
Profile Pic
nichols
Champion Author Halifax

Posts:8,224
Points:2,120,570
Joined:Aug 2003
Message Posted: Sep 2, 2013 9:37:36 AM

regular, actually few require premium and almost non require mid
Profile Pic
tkawashima
Champion Author Honolulu

Posts:5,368
Points:1,232,090
Joined:Sep 2010
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 10:31:52 AM

regular
Profile Pic
weddy11
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:3,442
Points:759,425
Joined:Dec 2011
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 9:57:01 AM

regular
Profile Pic
DDubyu
Champion Author Ventura

Posts:21,438
Points:3,497,500
Joined:May 2004
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 7:17:30 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
lwood655
All-Star Author New Orleans

Posts:935
Points:556,895
Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 7:15:19 AM

regular
Profile Pic
smugutu1234
Champion Author Tallahassee

Posts:1,692
Points:364,245
Joined:Feb 2013
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 7:08:45 AM

Non-ethanol
Profile Pic
contiki
Champion Author Ontario

Posts:19,819
Points:852,965
Joined:Sep 2008
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 6:49:09 AM

Regular........
Profile Pic
gigwrite
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:1,288
Points:479,650
Joined:May 2011
Message Posted: Aug 12, 2013 12:04:52 AM

Reg
Profile Pic
weddy11
Champion Author Phoenix

Posts:3,442
Points:759,425
Joined:Dec 2011
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:43:50 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
_Sparty_
Champion Author Chicago

Posts:3,654
Points:1,019,165
Joined:Mar 2011
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:14:26 AM

87
Profile Pic
pt1KY
Champion Author Lexington

Posts:1,285
Points:282,190
Joined:Jun 2013
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:13:33 AM

reg
Profile Pic
Boyrr
Champion Author Allentown

Posts:16,538
Points:3,482,250
Joined:May 2004
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 9:07:43 AM

91 min, i usually buy 93
Profile Pic
cujo1977
Champion Author Nashville

Posts:1,277
Points:232,325
Joined:Apr 2013
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:56:33 AM

reg
Profile Pic
inventorymaster
Champion Author KW

Posts:3,249
Points:838,590
Joined:Jul 2010
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:29:07 AM

reg
Profile Pic
lwood655
All-Star Author New Orleans

Posts:935
Points:556,895
Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Jul 22, 2013 8:06:01 AM

regular
Profile Pic
PaylessKY
Champion Author Kentucky

Posts:10,395
Points:1,910,100
Joined:Oct 2008
Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 8:58:05 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
Titanic1985
Champion Author South Carolina

Posts:8,729
Points:575,570
Joined:Dec 2010
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)
Profile Pic
olympusman2004
Champion Author Maryland

Posts:3,201
Points:680,680
Joined:Apr 2012
Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 3:56:39 AM

m
Profile Pic
rjb34747
Veteran Author Orlando

Posts:425
Points:279,220
Joined:Aug 2005
Message Posted: Jul 21, 2013 2:31:00 AM

Regular
Profile Pic
lwood655
All-Star Author New Orleans

Posts:935
Points:556,895
Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Jul 13, 2013 7:37:56 PM

regular
Post a reply Back to Topics