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the timing is off. What octane of fuel are you using? If it low octane get an octane boost additive, and then change from the lower price low octane fuel to the higher octane fuel on your next fill up

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Question about 1986 Town Car

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...octane fuel. By running lower octane fuel in an engine that requires higher octane, your getting pre-ignition, the knocking sound you hear. What's happening is that as the piston moves up on the ...

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octane fuel. Low octane fuel is more likely to pre-detenate at high engine temps Your cx7 has a high compression engine, meaning it compresses the air probably 10.5 to 11.5 times. This generates a lot

Question about 2003 VT 750 CD Shadow A.C.E. Deluxe

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...octane fuel, unless you're stuck somewhere and that's all you have available to you. There are many myths about octane.  Your Honda ACE will run on 86 octane or higher but keep in mind "premium" ...

Question about 2003 VT 750 CD Shadow A.C.E. Deluxe

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fuel quality/octane ratio Octane is a chemical that is added to gas to make it less explosive. The reason for this when the piston inside of your engine compresses the fuel air mixture, it can explode

...fuel octane zzr600 it's 2004 what is the right octane fuel to use didn't get a manual with the bike @ Hi, Captainwoody excellent question, before I begin let me address motorcycles with valves and ...

...fuel octane is recommended for a 2007 Honda Shadow Sabre 1100 2007 honda sabre 1100cc what fuel octane is recommended @ Hi, Jimmyvalenti excellent question, before I begin let me address motorcycles ...

...octane fuel in an engine designed to use high octane fuels could damage the engine. Nowadays, engines are all computer controlled and most high octane engines will re-tune themselves on the fly so ...

Question about 2003 VN 800 Vulcan Classic

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...octane fuel. Since octane requirements can vary with operating and environmental conditions, your bike may need a higher octane fuel than recommended to prevent knocking. Bottom line, use the lowest ...

Question about 2000 FLHTCUI Electra Glide Ultra Classic

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fuel octane What octane fuel is recommended for my 1999 Electra glide standard @ Hi, David excellent question, before I begin let me address motorcycles with valves and seats designed to run on leaded

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