does the lexus nx200t require premium fuel? Could I use another grade of fuel without harming the car?

Asked by Jul 24, 2015 at 12:58 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2015 Lexus NX200t FWD

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Premium required. 89 or preferably 91 octane. Yours is a high compression, high quality, well engineered engine. It could pre-detonate on lesser fuel, and yes, harm engine.

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Also, from these retailers ONLY - Cheap gas, whatever octane does not have the detergents your car needs.

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