Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
I find that snowmobiles seem to do better on premium too. Not sure if it's all in my head or not... Curt Sent from Yahoo Mail on Android On Thu, May 13, 2021 at 3:09 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: > I don't think there is any reason why one cannot put premium fuel in a > vehicle

Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
There's a reasonable list of E0 dealers available here (Canada too): https://www.pure-gas.org/ Anything over 85 pump octane is going to have octane boosters in it, and in North America, that's pretty much going to be ethanol or MTBE. MTBE isn't an oxidant, but it's not popular with

Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 13/05/2021 2:08 PM, Allan Streib via Mercedes wrote: I don't think there is any reason why one cannot put premium fuel in a vehicle that only calls for regular. I use premium in all my small engines (mowers, weedeaters, etc.) It used to be that premium didn't have ethanol, that is why I

Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Allan Streib via Mercedes
> I don't think there is any reason why one cannot put premium fuel in a > vehicle that only calls for regular. I use premium in all my small engines (mowers, weedeaters, etc.) It used to be that premium didn't have ethanol, that is why I started doing it. Not sure that's the case anymore, but

Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Floyd Thursby via Mercedes
My dad used to get "ethyl" all the time when the cars he had did fine on regular.  (When I was little I always wondered who Ethyl was that he would be getting gas from her, or whatever)   For cars that run fine on regular it is a waste of money but if that is all that is available then you get

Re: [MBZ] Premium fuel

2021-05-13 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
On 13/05/2021 1:25 PM, Floyd Thursby via Mercedes wrote: Talked to the girlchild last night, she lives in Chapel Hill NC.  She said she was thankful for once (and one time only!) that her 99E320 requires premium fuel as that was all that she could find at one gas station that had petrol I