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In Canada. some gasoline: contain an octane-enhancing additive called MMT. If you use such fuels. your
emission control system perfonnance may deteriorate and [he malfunction indicator lamp on your instrument
panel may "UT! on. If this happens, return to your authorized Buick: dealer for sen-ice.
To provide cleaner air. all gasolines are now required to contain additives that will help prevent deposits front forming in your en pine and fuel system. allowing your emission control system to function properly. Therefore, you should not have to add anything to the fuel. In addition. gasoline: containing osygenates. such as ethers and ethanol. and rotor-initiated gasolines may be
available in your area to help clean the air. General Motors recommends that you use these gasolines if they comply with the specifications described earlier.
Your vehicle was not designed for fuel that contains methanol. Don‘t use it. It can corrode metal parts in your fuel system and also damage plastic and rubber parts. That damage wouldn't he covered under your warranty.
F nets in Foreign Countries
If you plan on driving in another country outside the United States or Canada, the proper fuel may be hard to ﬁnd. Never use leaded gasoline or any other fuel not recommended in the previous real on fuel. Costly repairs caused by use of improper fuel wouldn‘t he covered by your “’Ell'l'il'l'liy.
To check on fuel availability, ask an auto club. or contact a major oil company that does business in the country where you‘ll be driving.
You can also write us at the following address for advice. Just telt us where you're going and give your 1ehhicle Identification Number WIN).
General Motors Overseas Distribution Corporation North American Export Sales tNAESi
Will-i Colonel Sam Drive
Oshawa. Ontario L I H 3P?