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Old 03-02-2012, 08:57 AM   #73
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Originally Posted by YoteMobile View Post
This also brings up the question..which brand of gas is better? Do you find that different brands are better than others? So far from my findings I get the best fuel mileage if I stick with Shell Regular. Chevron/Texaco second. If I go with any other brand, my gas mileage seems to go down a little.

I also bought the Focus so I didn't have to burn mid grade or premium gas. My previous car (2002 Jetta) ran sluggish if it burned regular.
I had a fuels class in school that opened my eyes... I wrote a little thread about gas quality and linked to the Top Tier website: bookmark their list in your phone or something, because that list changes frequently!
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/showthread.php?t=279379
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