Use of MTBE
Do not use methanol
Operation in foreign countries
HYUNDAI recommends avoiding Fuels containing methanol (wood If you are going to drive your vehicle
alcohol) should not be used in your in another country, be sure to:
Tertiary Butyl Ether) over 15.0% vol. vehicle. This type of fuel can reduce
(Oxygen Content 2.7% weight) in vehicle performance and damage
Observe all regulations regarding
registration and insurance.
Determine that acceptable fuel is
components of the fuel system, engine
control system and emission control
Fuel containing MTBE over 15.0%
vol. (Oxygen Content 2.7% weight)
may reduce vehicle performance and
produce vapor lock or hard starting.
HYUNDAI recommends that you use
unleaded gasoline which has an
octane rating of RON (Research
Octane Number) 95 / AKI (Anti Knock
Index) 91 or higher (for Europe) or
Octane Rating of RON (Research
Octane Number) 91 / AKI (Anti-Knock
Index) 87 or higher (except Europe).
For customers who do not use good
quality gasolines including fuel addi-
tives regularly, and have problems
starting or the engine does not run
smoothly, one bottle of additives added
to the fuel tank at every 15,000km (for
Europe)/ 5,000km (except Europe).
Additives are available from your
authorized HYUNDAI dealer along
with information on how to use them.
Do not mix other additives.
Warranty may not cover dam-
age to the fuel system and any
performance problems that are
caused by the use of fuels con-
taining methanol or fuels con-
taining MTBE (Methyl Tertiary
Butyl Ether) over 15.0% vol.
(Oxygen Content 2.7% weight.)
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