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post #81 of 82 (permalink) Old 04-23-2017, 03:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Zee Fifty View Post
I never look at the price of gas..... I did do it when I was in college though and had no money. I size up a place to stop for gas by cleanliness and if they are likely to have clean restrooms and other amenities....... the actual gas never really enters my mind. For me it's more of a rest stop that happens to have gas pumps.
That's a good idea. I'll start going into the station to check out the restroom before buying gas. 👍

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post #82 of 82 (permalink) Old 04-23-2017, 05:40 PM
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Originally Posted by 05nwl View Post
I suppose so. Computer magic in the spark and fuel controls. 11.8 compression ratio and 20-30 hp less on regular fuel. They could both advance and extend the spark and restrict fuel with lower octane. Do you know if it has two plugs per cylinder?
The car came with 5 years free maintenance, it is now 4 years old. I have never took the engine cover off so I cant give a good answer. I'll research youtube.

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