Does this car have to run on premium 91 Octane gas?

Asked by May 11, 2008 at 08:22 PM about the 2005 Acura MDX AWD Touring

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You probably don't have to use premium, however I would suggest using a higher grade just because.

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The manufacturer requires the higher octane gas, either 91 or 93. Using anything less is like the equivalent of putting Folger's instant coffee in an espresso machine.

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