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Randic

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Message Posted: Dec 25, 2012 3:39:20 AM

What is better to use in the winter: unleaded 87,89,93 and why?
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babycatt116
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2013 5:13:46 PM

I always use the same but put in treatment
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d_sanchez_1
Rookie Author Michigan

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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2013 8:13:56 PM

Unlead
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rdrcopper
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Message Posted: Nov 2, 2013 4:14:23 PM

Octane don't make any difference in winter or temperature
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Zennyboy
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2013 1:11:41 AM

use what your dealer tells you
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lissyking
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2013 10:05:05 AM

unlesd
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GuitarmanMS
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Message Posted: Sep 25, 2013 12:30:30 AM

I think what ever u the recommeded octane is. The winter gas is oxgenated to make it burn cleaner
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Pizza53
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 8:52:08 AM

Mainly use regular unleaded as recommended for my vehicles.. but treat them to ultra when the regular is unavailable and get ultra for regular price... LOL
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dakar232
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Message Posted: Jul 24, 2013 7:41:42 PM

I use 87
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bev1968IL
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Message Posted: Jul 17, 2013 9:02:15 PM

MY CAR RECOMMENDS 93 WHEN POSSIBLE AND YES I DO GET BETTER MILEAGE AND DO USE ANY ADDITIVES TO CLEAN INJECTORS
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rosa403
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Message Posted: Jul 14, 2013 10:16:20 AM

i use unleaded
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NOWandZEN
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Message Posted: May 10, 2013 9:40:53 PM

unleaded
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Scottishmist87
Rookie Author Ohio

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Message Posted: May 8, 2013 3:35:19 PM

Most cars will run just fine on 87 octane unless the manufacturer requires premium. Using a higher Octane gas will not get you any better gas mileage or any other benefit besides just waisting your money.
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DanFMA
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Message Posted: May 8, 2013 5:32:52 AM

Stick with what is recommended.
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Mindypin
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2013 11:08:58 PM

Sadly, we have no real winter here. We always use the highest octane.
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smugutu1234
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2013 8:35:35 AM

I use non-ethanol gas when ever possible.
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SamHilton
Rookie Author Ottawa

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Message Posted: Apr 12, 2013 11:34:56 PM

Don't know

Use 91 all the time. Expensive but.....
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gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 12:22:11 AM

Why spend more if you don't have to?!
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gasmask78
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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2013 12:21:30 AM

If your engine doesn't ping on lower octane...use it!!
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5p33df73ak
Sophomore Author Gary

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2013 3:13:50 PM

unleaded
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5p33df73ak
Sophomore Author Gary

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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2013 3:13:50 PM

unleaded
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MikeCapeCoral
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Message Posted: Feb 21, 2013 12:43:49 AM

R90... no ethanol!
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captron75
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Message Posted: Feb 16, 2013 11:14:57 PM

i don't really think it matters as long as there is no moister in your gas tank.
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emtrob2012
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 4:19:32 PM

stick with 1 blend and the price of gas will stableize and may lower
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dgsteven
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Message Posted: Jan 4, 2013 3:46:31 AM

same, regular
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