XBimmers.com | BMW X6 Forum X5 Forum
 
TireRack





Go Back   XBimmers.com | BMW X6 Forum X5 Forum > BMW X6 Forums > General BMW X6 and X6M Forum

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-13-2012, 11:06 AM   #1
motex
2015 AW/SO M4
 
motex's Avatar
 
Drives: 2015 AW/SO M4
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Costa Rica

Posts: 1,105
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2015 M4  [5.00]
does it worth using octane boosters?

Long story short.........
Here in Costa Rica the "best" fuel you can get at the pump is 92 octanes, but recently they found that the 92 octane gas also called "super" is coming with high levels of MMT (Manganesium) which seems to be very bad for the catalyzers, since ALL gasoline imported here is run by a government agency, people are saying that is better to get "plus gasoline" which has an octane reading of 87 and use Octane Boosters on it, at least this way the car will not get those harmfull manganesium levels........

any feedback and experience with bad gasoline's will be appreciated, my car is an X6M

Last edited by motex; 08-14-2012 at 10:43 AM.
motex is offline   Costa Rica
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:45 AM.




xbimmers
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST