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Offline mouldytbags

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« on: May 31, 2008, 19:16:35 PM »
drove to wales and back today covering about 240-50 miles.i used 34 litres of super unleaded
in my 24v 4i.had an go with a volvo t4 via wales and only just piped it,whats in these volvos?
anyway question is can somebody work out the mpg please. YES I AM THICK.



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« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2008, 19:21:18 PM »
240 miles and say 6.8 gallons of fuel = 35 mpg, very very good!

That's only roughly by the way, I went on 5 litres being about a gallon
« Last Edit: May 31, 2008, 19:22:39 PM by littlegems4x4 »

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« Reply #2 on: May 31, 2008, 19:27:27 PM »
33.7mpg 250 miles

32.4mpg 240 miles
« Last Edit: May 31, 2008, 19:27:50 PM by Taps »

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« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2008, 19:27:56 PM »
cheers. so what lump does the volvo t4 have.they had a car full also and i was only slighlt pulling away.the was me plus another and the dog and a full tank of fuel lol

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« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2008, 19:30:24 PM »
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cheers. so what lump does the volvo t4 have.they had a car full also and i was only slighlt pulling away.the was me plus another and the dog and a full tank of fuel lol

1.6 ya really need to put them cams in      

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« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2008, 19:35:12 PM »
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1.6 ya really need to put them cams in      
  please tell me there turbo'd

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« Reply #6 on: May 31, 2008, 19:37:49 PM »
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 please tell me there turbo'd

Do I have to      


The 2-litre engine offers a hefty 200 bhp, and that power is at the heart of the car's potency.


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« Reply #7 on: May 31, 2008, 19:40:44 PM »
 thats ok then glad all his mates seen him embarresed by an 25 year old sierra.

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« Reply #8 on: May 31, 2008, 19:45:38 PM »
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thats ok then glad all his mates seen him embarresed by an 25 year old sierra.


     

 

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