Lotus Elan

Fuel Octane Rating

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Lotus Service Bulletin
Class 111
Number 1971/11
Type All Models
Date 23.4.1971
Title: Fuel Octane Rating
Reason: To inform Dealer personnel of the necessity to use Super Grade fuel only in all Lotus 'touring' cars.
Charges: U . K. - Warranty
EXPORT - Factory
- Distributor
Action: All Dealer personnel who come into contact with Customers are requested to advise them on the necessity of using only Super Grade (101 octane rating plus) fuel.

Owner's Handbooks for all models are in the course of reprinting and will incorporate this instruction.