No more Benzine in Pattaya

Discussion in 'General Discussion / News / Information' started by Rideagain, Jan 19, 2013.

  1. Rideagain

    Rideagain Member

    Looked for Benzine today for the Versys, could not find any..

    What fuel should be used in place, I keep hearing water in gasahol one vendor tried to sell me Yellow 95 as benzine .....

    Use Stabill.. what a carry on in the old days you filled up !! what now

    Cheers
     
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  3. schueppi

    schueppi Member

    Hello Rideagain
    There is 95 Octane Benyine available in Pattaya at Caltex Sukumvit N12 53,532 E100 53,849 drive direction Sattahip on Sukumvit Rd. pass the Lotus Superstore after Thepprasit Rd.on the right drive on 700 to 900meters pass the 7 11 on the left go on for200meters you will drop at the Caltexstation on the left.
    You will be ok with Gasohol with your Versys its a new Bike there is no problem i guess.
    Cheers
     
  4. Ian Bungy

    Ian Bungy Ol'Timer

    Yellow 95 is Real Benzine! Gasohol is from the Orange Pump!
     
  5. yankee99

    yankee99 Ol'Timer

    Not true the ptt on suk south of pattaya tai heading south has it and heading north the caltex before pattaya tai has it.
     
  6. brian_bkk

    brian_bkk Ol'Timer

    The Versys should take 91 Gasohol.. Look for a sticker with 91E or 95E on the tank..
    If 91 gasohol is not available then put 95 Gasohol.

    No point paying more tax for Benzine. As Colin said.. The bike is designed for Gasohol.
    (I only put benzine in if there is no other choice out in the sticks)

    If you really want to mess with your mind :)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_ethanol_fuel_mixtures

    The attendants will ask you Tamada (normal) or Gasahol if you pull up to a pump with both. If anything they will try and put benzine in, you will need to say Gasohol.
    Just ignore E85... Doubt they would put that in unless you insisted :)

    91 Gasohol (green)
    95 Gasohol (orange)
    If not sure.. Look at the price. About 1.5 baht difference between the two.

    Cheers
    Brian
     
  7. Billy Baht

    Billy Baht Ol'Timer

    My 2010 carb model Honda CBR 150 has a E10 (Gasohol 91) sticker on the fuel tank. I bought her used and used only Gasohol 91 for 6,000 kms. Never a problem, starts with out the choke and runs great.

    My neighbor is a motocy taxi driver and he will only use benzine in his new Honda Wave 125i. He's wasting money but its his money :)

    My 2008 Honda Wave CZi would even run on E-20 (20% alcohol, 80% gasoline) and it ran great. E-20 is now 3 baht/L cheaper than Gasohol 91. Not a big deal on a bike but could add up for a car :)
     
  8. monsterman

    monsterman Ol'Timer

    95 Benzine in pattaya area

    1 Caltex next to tesco lotus sukumvit /Thepprasit

    2 caltex oppsoite soi Boon Kancahana on sukumvit jomtien

    3Caltax at Au Udom Kratinglai area on sukumvit

    4 caltex north pattaya

    5 PTT next to mini siam

    there are others as well look for the YELLOW pumps
     
  9. Rideagain

    Rideagain Member

    Many thanks for all the replies, I guess gasahol is ok if the bikes being used a lot but benzine 95 for leaving it for a couple of weeks, thanks again gents for the replies appreciated.
     

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