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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-23-2008, 11:32 PM Thread Starter
 
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gas prices--octane

have a c5 and been putting regular in it for a couple of months and the way ive been driving cant really see a whole lot of difference--but can get 29 mpg driving 60 mph. is there any danger using reg?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-03-2008, 04:04 PM
 
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have a c5 and been putting regular in it for a couple of months and the way ive been driving cant really see a whole lot of difference--but can get 29 mpg driving 60 mph. is there any danger using reg?
Do your self a favor. . . . . .Spend the extra money and use Super Unleaded
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-03-2008, 01:00 PM
 
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i dont know if the time is set to where it doesnt clatter or whatever but cant notice any difference in gas milage or performance.---but as u said the additives and extra octane is gotta be better.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-13-2008, 05:19 PM
 
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I was doing the same, but my c5 is not daily driver just fun. You will damage your engine. You don't hear any pinging, I didn't. But their are very high pitch pings that you don't hear that will harm the engine. Performance wise I didn't notice much of a difference. It was still a blast to drive.
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