Should I use premium fuel in my turbocharged VW?

By Product Expert | Posted in FAQs on Sunday, February 28th, 2021 at 10:33 am
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Check Here to See Which Fuel Your VW Vehicle Needs

Recommended fuel can be a tricky thing. Some manufacturers recommended a specific fuel for performance reasons. Other for safety reasons. It’s not usually a selling point that “your vehicle needs fuel x to run properly.” But there is always a recommended fuel. And what kind you use in your VW does matter.

Should you use premium fuel in your Volkswagen vehicle? Keep reading to find out.

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Checking Recommended Fuel for Your VW

Depending on the model year, the type of fuel your VW needs will be written in one (or more) of the following places:

  • Owner’s Manual
  • Door frame
  • Fuel door/gas cap


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