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Old 01-03-2014, 10:11 PM   #1
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2014 Jeep Cherokee 6 cyl type of gas

Hello everyone,

Recently ordered a Cherokee with the 6 cyl engine and read in the owners manual that it can take 87 to 89 octane gas but recommends 89. Curious to know those who already have there 6 cyl Cherokee what grade gas are you using.

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Old 01-03-2014, 11:07 PM   #2
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Use what the manufacturer recommends. Sounds like it will run fine on the cheap stuff.
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Use what the manufacturer recommends. No need to spend money on a higher octane gas.
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Hi again,

To be mores specific, this is what is in the owners manual:

"3.2L Engine
These engines are designed to meet all emissions regulations and provide satisfactory fuel economy and performance when using high quality unleaded gasoline having an octane range of 87 to 89. The manufacturer recommends the use of 89 octane premium gasoline for optimum performance."

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just drove mine over 1500 miles from Minnesota to Seattle all freeway driving - used the cheapest grade fuel. I got 22-23 Mpg but was bitter cold and speed of 75-80 so I am pleased.
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