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post #7 of (permalink) Old 12th July 2019, 02:10 PM
hansbeer
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I live in Hartbeespoort, which is about the same altitude as Randburg. My bike definitely likes the 95octane better. I tried 97 octane and could see no difference in performance, only an occasional backfire through the airbox when blipping the throttle. Now I only use 95 octane.

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