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  1. petrol,, any 1 else stuck with buying 97octane only?? 
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    I think this is in the correct section, as i believe its improved my cars performance!
    But after reading a post a while back i started using super unleaded, and i must admit either in my head or other the car definatly feels like it responds better!, i know darn't go back to 95ron, any 1 else feels like this?
     
     

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    I use V-power or Tesco 99-don't really use anything else so nothing really to compare it too....I know they have cleaning agents in them so I guess that would help to keep things running at their optimum
     
     

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    I agree,

    It does make a difference, drive feels smoother and more responsive on the excel

    i think its because higher octane burns more completely, hence more power and cleaner engine
     
     

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    i aways use Tesco 99 ron
    if i HAVE to (on empty) i will put a small amount of the best on offer until i can fill with 99 ron
     
     

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    I always use Tesco 99 or Shell V. Had to fill up at chAvSDA last weekend with normal unleaded. Hmmm, can't tell a jot of difference, but it's only a tankfull, be back on the good stuff next change.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mark@vorny.co.uk View Post
    I always use Tesco 99 or Shell V. Had to fill up at chAvSDA last weekend with normal unleaded. Hmmm, can't tell a jot of difference, but it's only a tankfull, be back on the good stuff next change.
    Give the 500 a treat by filling it up with proper unleaded instead of the 2 stroke mix
     
     

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    vpower always ftw!
     
     

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    Out of choice i'd use Tescos but if not it has to be Shell.... (don't forget the 5p off tomorrow )
     
     

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    tried tesco's didnt rate it at all i always stick with v power now where possible
     
     

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    its all in ya head ,, no difference in performance im sure
     
     

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