Originally Posted by jwfirebird
you might want to invest in some scanner that has live data, if nothing else its cool to be able to see what the engine is doing. the app i have for my android phone has knock retard, which is what would show you that. its $5 called torque. it also does about a million other cool thing for trouble shooting or fun. the only thing is you need a obd2 to bluetooth adapter which can go from 20-50 or more depending on the quality of the adapter.
Okay you are just showing off now Justin ha ha. I have an IP4 so may have to check if they have that program.
Again going back to my old cars I could always hear "spark rattle" or "pre detonation" "gas knock" whatever you want to call it. Had no idea it could be masked and causing damage in these new cars..
Could only get 9 gallons of 93 in the tank yesterday(other contents is the old 87 before I knew this) so it is too diluted to still work. Been considering going down the street and getting two gallons of racing fuel but hell that might melt something
What octane do you think this one will need? Something from NASA?