Tag: Fuels Inspectorate

Do gas station pumps measure fuel equally?

Do gas station pumps measure fuel equally?

| 23/08/2018 | 5 Comments
Every gas station in the US I’ve ever been to has a tamper-proof seal from a regulatory body sealing the measurement mechanism for a fuel pump and noting the date it was last inspected. However, I have never seen an equivalent here in the Cayman Islands. How can customers be certain that the volum [...]

Continue Reading

Can all cars use gas containing ethanol?

Can all cars use gas containing ethanol?

| 05/07/2018 | 41 Comments
I’ve passed by Refuel, the new gas station in Industrial Park, several times and noticed the lower prices they offer on their gas. But is the fuel OK to use in all types of cars? I’ve checked their website and cannot find any information about that. Auntie’s answer: I have also been intrigued [...]

Continue Reading

Looking for higher octane fuel in Cayman

Looking for higher octane fuel in Cayman

| 27/06/2017 | 8 Comments
Why do none of the local fuel distributors offer an octane option higher than 93? There are a number of high-end car dealerships on island that sell vehicles designed to be using a higher octane fuel, such as 95, meaning there would definitely be a market for it. Auntie’s answer: I put your quest [...]

Continue Reading

SIGN UP FOR THE CNS NEWS LETTER, SENT EVERY WEEKDAY STRAIGHT TO  YOUR INBOX