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As an engines compression ratio increases, what should happen to the octane rating of the gasoline?

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What should happen to the octane rating of gasoline, when the compression ratio of engine increases?

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When the compression ratio of an engine increases, the octane rating of the gasoline should also be increased to prevent pre-ignition or knocking in the engine.

The octane rating defines the ability of a fuel to withstand with a higher compression ratio of the gasoline engine...

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