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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 7:05 pm 
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yes i realise this, but it does a better job than i could be f**k doin!

 

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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 7:12 pm 
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we don't get the 98RON fuels here in tassie.
but i was just reading an article on the different fuels (was in this weekends carsguide because of the release of vortex98), and it says most places premuim unleaded is 95RON, but Shell's premium unleaded is actually 96RON - wonder why shell go one more?

 

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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 7:17 pm 
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i thought shell's premium was all optimax

 

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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 7:28 pm 
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smoke_rubber wrote:
i thought shell's premium was all optimax


they have both a 96RON and 98RON premium fuel.

 

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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 7:35 pm 
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i didn't know that, what a pathetic idea, they better not be selling me the cheap shi+

 

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Posted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 8:39 pm 
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smoke_rubber wrote:
i didn't know that, what a pathetic idea, they better not be selling me the cheap shi+


they don't call the 96RON stuff optimax though (or at elast not here in tassie), they call it premium unleaded, then the 98Ron is optimax, and 91 is unleaded. at shell that is.
but my point is that premium unleaded (not optimax, synergy, or what ever) at the other joints is 95RON, while shell is 96, queer.

 

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Posted: Mon Jan 03, 2005 1:06 pm 
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Well after trialling the Vortex 98 I think I'll be switching back to Optimax. The car seem to run better on the Optimax and also better fuel economy, go figure.. I tried BP Ultimate once and wasn't real happy with the results either.
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Posted: Wed Jan 05, 2005 11:45 pm 
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Hmms alll i know is that any premium fuel u get more kms out of. I use vortex most of the time & i can see the diff, not 2 mention aswel as optimax n the others. Where i used to struggle to get 500kms outta a tank, now get 550 in all sorts of driving conditions most of the time

 

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