is premium octance gasoline required

Asked by Dec 01, 2007 at 07:15 AM about the 1996 Toyota Avalon

Question type: General

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no most run fine on regular gas.

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Unless indicated otherwise by your manual, you should be fine using 87 or 89. If performance problems and engine knock result, switch to premium.

I called Toyota with the same question. They said that the original owners manual says 87 or higher. I know I personally can't afford premium gas for the distance I drive.

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