Top Tier Gasoline Recommended for SRX
Cadillac
 

Cadillac Forums | Help Us Help You | Advertise | Cadillac Parts | Cadillac News | Cadillac Classifieds / (Old System)

Cadillac Technical Archive | Cadillac Dealers | Cadillac Reviews | Cadillac Dealer Reviews | Cadillac Vendors

CadillacForums.com is the premier Cadillac Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
Cadillac SRX Second Generation Forum - 2010+ Discussion, Top Tier Gasoline Recommended for SRX in Cadillac SRX Forums; Pages 8-43 and 8-45 of the owner's manual recommend Top Tier Gas only. The following is taken from the Top ...
  1. #1
    sube5186's Avatar
    sube5186 is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 2010 SRX Premium, 3.0L AWD
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    NC
    Posts
    1,806

    Top Tier Gasoline Recommended for SRX

    Pages 8-43 and 8-45 of the owner's manual recommend Top Tier Gas only. The following is taken from the Top Tier website.

    TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline is the premier standard for gasoline performance. Six of the world's top automakers, BMW, General Motors, Honda, Toyota, Volkswagen and Audi recognize that the current EPA minimum detergent requirements do not go far enough to ensure optimal engine performance.

    Since the minimum additive performance standards were first established by EPA in 1995, most gasoline marketers have actually reduced the concentration level of detergent additive in their gasoline by up to 50%. As a result, the ability of a vehicle to maintain stringent Tier 2 emission standards have been hampered, leading to engine deposits which can have a big impact on in-use emissions and driver satisfaction.

    These automakers have raised the bar. TOP TIER Detergent Gasoline helps drivers avoid lower quality gasoline which can leave deposits on critical engine parts, which reduces engine performance. That's something both drivers and automakers want to avoid.


    http://www.toptiergas.com/

    TOP TIER Gasoline Retailers:

    QuikTrip
    Chevron
    Texaco
    MFA Oil Co.
    Conoco
    Phillips 66
    76
    Entec Stations
    Shell
    The Somerset Refinery, Inc.
    Kwik Trip / Kwik Star
    Aloha Petroleum
    Tri-Par Oil Co.
    Turkey Hill Minit Markets
    Mileage Stations
    Road Ranger
    CountryMark
    Chevron Canada
    Shell Canada
    Petro-Canada
    Sunoco Canada



    Sube

  2. Remove Advertisements
    CadillacForums.com
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    c5 rv's Avatar
    c5 rv is offline Cadillac Owners Connoisseur
    Automobile(s): 91 Allante (gone), 06 SRX (gone)
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Location
    Michigan
    Posts
    4,398

    Re: Top Tier Gasoline Recommended for SRX

    I've been running top tier gas for a few years and have not had to have any top end cleaning done on my recent cars. Previously, my cars needed it about every 30K miles. It also helps that one of our local Shell stations is full serve, for the same price as self-serve, and the gas is pumped by cute girls.

  4. #3
    TheCaptain's Avatar
    TheCaptain is offline Canadian SRX Mod
    Automobile(s): 14 ATS AWD 3.6L Performance - Phantom Grey Metallic
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    Moosomin Saskatchewan
    Age
    28
    Posts
    2,774

    Re: Top Tier Gasoline Recommended for SRX

    GM vehicles have "required" Top Tier fuels for some time now.

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Bookmarks

Cadillac Posting Rules

  • You may post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Read about Lincoln | Buick | Kia Forte Forum
Need products for your Cadillac? Check out your options at the links below:

custom floor mats | Cadillac Chrome and Black Chrome Wheels | window tinting