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I haven't bought any for a while, so I don't even know if you can still get it. . . but i was wondering if its worth getting here in California since we only have 91 octane?? I just got chipped and noticing some pinging on hard acceleration. Any help would be great!
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Re: is the $2 Octane Booster at Pep Boys, Kragen, etc worth it? (Hapa88)

if you used 20 bottles, maybe.
otherwise, i think it lifts you like .002 points or something
 

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Re: is the $2 Octane Booster at Pep Boys, Kragen, etc worth it? (John A)

They say it rasies your octane 5-7 points, but what they dont tell you is that it is .05-.07 points. My suggestion would be to get some toulane from your local paint store. Its a paint thinner, I know it sounds odd, but it works. You add one gallon to about 4 gallons of gas, you will get about 100 octane. Good luck. Oh yeah IMO dont bother with the octane boosters.
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