"Cheap Gas," bad for your car?

most viewed right now
 60
Jay Z speaks on he & Kanye West beef
97 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 50
Image(s) inside 5 Innocent Rappers who didn't snitch after getting pinched! And paid t..
81 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 42
Licensed Realtor Miss Santana
8 comments
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 33
Article inside Say it aint so....mystikal wanted in connection with rape charge
117 comments
@hiphop

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 10 years ago '05        #1
6907 pageviews
21 comments


*Streetz* 
space
space
space
$549 | Props total: 1 1
"Cheap Gas," bad for your car?
 

 
I'm referring to like "Unknown Gas stations" like (Delta) or something...

is the gas from there good for ur car ? Someone told me the cheapest gas is bad ...

what do u think?

21 comments for ""Cheap Gas," bad for your car?"

 10 years ago '06        #2
Sammyboi22 
space
avatar space
space
$13,581 | Props total: 172 172
cheaper gas just doesnt burn as well. It will empy sooner and has the possibility to not work. But for the most part I dont see a problem.
 10 years ago '06        #3
Dtowns_Answer 2 heat pts
space
space
space
$1,448 | Props total: 53 53
ive heard that sh*t too, thats why ive just been pumpin at chevron or shell


Last edited by Dtowns_Answer; 10-08-2007 at 11:32 AM..
 10 years ago '04        #4
JayR04 110 heat pts110
space
avatar space
space
$10,590 | Props total: 4852 4852
thats a myth. saw it on tv. all gas comes from the same plants.
 10 years ago '05        #5
darquecinnamon 6 heat pts
space
space
space
$15,332 | Props total: 135 135
around here that is true. It messes up ur fuel injection or sumthin like that. It makes a lot of build up and makes driving kind rough.
 10-08-2007, 01:31 PM         #6
DuttyRocc 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
fucc yall fake high class nigggas, cheaper the better
 10 years ago '05        #7
HiRolliN 109 heat pts109
space
avatar space
space
$19,828 | Props total: 1934 1934
ive noticed a few years ago since i started filling up at cheveron or shell that my gas has been lasting longer compared to filling up at delta, arco or those other places with cheap gas.
 10 years ago '06        #8
youngral 
space
avatar space
space
$6,608 | Props total: 556 556
I go to Wawa all the time and have yet to have a problem
 10 years ago '04        #9
InsanePunk 
space
avatar space
space
$3,042 | Props total: 2 2
Wawa gas for me too. But no gas lasts with my driving.
 10-08-2007, 03:28 PM         #10
mr. fingers 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
^Nice avy. I wish I could do Flares like dat. :(


I've heard same thing, "cheaper gas is cheaper quality."
-I haven't seen any of them cheap places ya'll talking about, here there is PowerFuel and RaceTrac for 'cheap' gas.

Ain't Shell suppose to be like the cleanest/best?
...I forgot where I heard that.
 10 years ago '06        #11
Sammyboi22 
space
avatar space
space
$13,581 | Props total: 172 172
Shell has stuff that helps keep your injectors clean. In reality premium is the best gas for any car. But I mean sh*t these days sh*tty gas can ride if it lets you pay rent and eat.
 10-08-2007, 04:07 PM         #12
PHANTOM TWIN 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
I advise all of yall to get your fuel system cleaned at least every 18 months. I haven't had many problems with my car but I got the fuel system cleaned and it runs a whole lot smoother. It costs around a $130 depending on where you go. I often use those fuel injector cleaners in the bottle but they were still pumping alot of shyt out of my fuel system. I got mine done at a muffler shop but I think most of those oil change places do it to.
 10 years ago '04        #13
NoLedge18720 5 heat pts
space
space
space
$26,077 | Props total: 4887 4887
well there is cheap gas(which burns faster) and gas stations that put water in their gas to stretch it(which can fu*k up your car) Both are bad but only one is bad for your car..the other is bad for your pocket...
 10 years ago '04        #14
JayR04 110 heat pts110
space
avatar space
space
$10,590 | Props total: 4852 4852
But they may not know that all the gas, brand name and generic, comes from the same refineries. Brand names do use different additives, but it doesn't make them better for your car.

In 1996, the Federal Trade Commission forced Amoco, which denied any wrongdoing, to stop claiming in its ads that it was better than other brands without scientific evidence to back it up.

"It's a myth that brand-name gas is better than a no-name gas," said mechanic Dave Bowman, co-host of "Two Guys Garage" on cable TV's Speed channel.

"It doesn't make any difference whether you're buying a branded product or a no-name product," he said.

"The only difference is price."

The NASCAR drivers agree about that, too. "It's a myth, you don't need the high-octane gasoline, you don't need the, the name-brand stuff," said driver Jimmie Johnson.

Some of the fans have figured that out.

One man summed it up nicely for us. "The manufacturers and the gasoline dealers, they all want you to buy that expensive stuff. It all runs on the same stuff. Gas is gas."

 10 years ago '04        #15
slimyellow 3 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$12,894 | Props total: 798 798
cheap gas burns quicker in my car... i only use BP gas
 10-09-2007, 12:00 AM         #16
eludebear 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
In reality, the higher octane gas you put in your car the smoother and the better it will run. In a normal, daily driven car though, you don't have to put the best(93 by me) in.
 10 years ago '04        #17
j-ro23 
space
avatar space
space
$941 | Props total: 8 8
the cheaper gasoline (which has a lower octane) actually has rougher explosions, doesnt give you any horsepower or anything it just means it is rougher on your engine. put that cheap gas long enough and you will hear a "knock" in your engine. start putting higher octane gasoline in your engine and the knock can go away. why do you think some sport cars require premium gasoline for their warranty? oh and to clean your injectors simply pour in one of those bottle of rubbing alcohol into a full tank of gas, it gets rid of any water in your tank and cleans your injectors. no need to buy those "injector cleaners", just do that every 10,000 miles or whenever, it shouldnt hurt an engine. plus there is a thing called a fuel filter which gets most of the sh*t that can be bad for the injectors. i've tried all of the things that iv'e said and they work for my vehicles.



if you disagree or got other questions let me know
 10 years ago '04        #18
JayR04 110 heat pts110
space
avatar space
space
$10,590 | Props total: 4852 4852
 j-ro23 said:
why do you think some sport cars require premium gasoline for their warranty?
cuz of the compression ration of the engine. has nothin to do with the type of car. higher octane iz not "better" in any way. its based on tha compression of tha engine. newer cars can adjust to different octanes. put low octane in a newer car and it will NOT knock.


Last edited by JayR04; 10-09-2007 at 01:22 AM..
 10 years ago '04        #19
deziking 69 heat pts69
space
avatar space
space
$18,744 | Props total: 3634 3634
try to avoid stations like gas city and such. basically.
 10 years ago '04        #20
Floeji 
space
avatar space
space
$5,529 | Props total: 68 68
In gasoline that's heavy on the ethanol, you'll have to flush your fuel railings regularly and use a product called ISO-HEET.

I only put 93 Octane in my car.
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 25
Holly Pocket
22 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 19
Video inside 94-year-old builds pool in his backyard for the neighborhood so he does..
113 comments
1 day ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 13
Image(s) inside Another Hateful BabyMama With A Bad Idea To Get Likes 🤦ㇿ..
112 comments
2 days ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 9
Aug 18 - Bannon vows to go 'Thermonuclear' against everyone including Trump's ..
25 comments
2 days ago
@news
most viewed right now
 7
Article inside The official "Explain That Ending" thread (a.k.a. Endings For Dummies)
83 comments
1 day ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 7
Jordan Brand’s Frank Cooker debuted a new Air Jordan 1...
24 comments
1 day ago
@gear
most viewed right now
 6
Image(s) inside New PornStar Kamyla Samone [You Smashin or Passin?]
91 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 4
Image(s) inside Only dropping these tear drop booties
13 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy