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Old 01-04-2004, 09:10 AM
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Which gas to use?

Was wondering which grade of fuel most of you use?
Does it really matter in the end?
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Old 01-04-2004, 09:27 AM
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Re: Which gas to use?

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Was wondering which grade of fuel most of you use?
Does it really matter in the end?
You might want to get a bit more specific with your question.
Lawn mowers, line trimmers, grass blowers, your truck?

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Old 01-04-2004, 10:07 AM
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87 octane, the cheap stuff.
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Old 01-04-2004, 10:13 AM
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Da cheep stuff
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Old 01-04-2004, 10:26 AM
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I was mainly asking about mowers and small engine stuff!

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Old 01-04-2004, 11:07 AM
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Gas?

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I was mainly asking about mowers and small engine stuff!

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I use regular unleaded (87 octane) gas with Stihl fuel mixture for my line trimmers and blowers. I use super unleaded in my Z.

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Old 01-04-2004, 12:08 PM
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Echo recommends higher octane fuel to keep the engine from gumming up etc.

Your exhaust port won't clog as much with a high octane fuel.
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Old 01-04-2004, 03:06 PM
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Most manufactures recomend a min of 87 and some recomend 87 period.
I ran supreme, ultra, super and other (89 and 92) but didn't notice the differance except the end price.
That is why I run 87.
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Old 01-04-2004, 03:22 PM
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I use amoco 92 octane in everything, things run alot better with that gas. just my .02. The truck gets 87.
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Old 01-04-2004, 04:47 PM
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Same as WLM.....Amoco 92 in mowers 2 cycle......87 in truck. It DOES make a difference in the small engines, especially the 2 cycle. Just my opinion......
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