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Old June 20th, 2008, 15:54   #1
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Hello people, i live in england and i own a 2001 A4 tdi 130 5speed. From 10 of fuel i get around 60 - 65 miles wen driving slowly. Does that sound reasonable? the fuel prices are 1.30 per litre. Only asking because i think it should be giving me more miles.
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Old June 20th, 2008, 23:22   #2
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10 of fuel divided by 1.30 per litre equals ~ 7.7 litres... or about 2.0 American gallons.

30-32 miles per American gallon is not very good. Even the PD 130 engine should do better than that.
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Old July 2nd, 2008, 16:39   #3
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hello mate, i have a 2002 tdi pd 130 passat 5spd. i can get 100 miles reguarly on 10 of fuel. i've had up to 68.4 mpg round town driving between 30-40 mph with light throttle use, 63.6 mpg @ 70-75 mph on motor way, have even seen 50.2mpg @ 100mph with a/c on. even driving like a nut still see 43mpg the car is unblievable on fuel.
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