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I need to know the octane requirement for a Ford LRG 423 gas…

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I need to know the octane requirement for a Ford LRG 423 gas engine used in a Genie Lift.

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

No gas hog. Just takes two attempts before it starts.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

1998

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Just replaced the PCV valve

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Just regular unleaded gas, 89 octane is fine. no high test required.

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New spark plugs will always help!

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Thanks for the info. Will give it a try. None of the manuals specified the required octain.

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