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Old November 16th, 2019, 06:30   #12
IndigoBlueWagon
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Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: South of Boston
Fuel Economy: 50/45/37
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Originally Posted by red16vdub View Post
Iím also construction guy , I idle at least 2 hrs a day every morning. My Tdi is approaching 400k . You do what you gotta do.
Older TDIs are far more accepting of long idle times. I don't even like to drive my DPF equipped diesels on short trips: Tend to save them for longer drives. I use the older cars for daily and local driving.
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