Wrider's Scribblings

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Amerigo
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Re: Wrider's Scribblings

#141 Unread post by Amerigo » Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:18 am

Can I use the High Octaine fuel in my bike ? the engine will be mainted or it will be ruined ?

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jstark47
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Re: Wrider's Scribblings

#142 Unread post by jstark47 » Thu Jan 23, 2020 11:48 am

Amerigo, I have no idea why you posted this question in Wrider's blog, as he hasn't been active on this forum in about 4 years. But the answer to your question is, "it depends". Here's an excellent article on Revilla's website that will give you more info about motorcycle engines and octane ratings in gasoline: https://www.revzilla.com/common-tread/w ... ane-rating
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