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Old October 9th, 2019, 02:26   #91
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Last night on my way home from Wisconsin:

Getting close to 400K! Not bad FE on that tank, either, 52 MPG.

Car's 17 years old. Bought it new, so those miles are pretty much all me.
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Old October 9th, 2019, 02:29   #92
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it took me a little over twelve years to add 330,000 to the odometer.
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Old October 9th, 2019, 10:36   #93
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I turned 396,000 yesterday morning, so I'm about 396,150 as of now, give or take a few.

Like IBW, bought mine new so the miles on it are essentially all mine.
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Old October 9th, 2019, 19:21   #94
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307,000kms since I bought mine new in 2012. I think that converts to 191,875 miles.
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Old October 9th, 2019, 20:35   #95
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272K miles over the course of 18 years commuting. Still on original clutch AND brakes (wear indicator lamp just came on)
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Old October 10th, 2019, 05:13   #96
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I am just about to hit 563k, will do that on my way home tonight.

My driver's door weatherstrip is starting to fail. (sorry, had nothing more to report, LOL).
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Old October 10th, 2019, 05:53   #97
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I have a 2004 Jetta TDI and I have 621,000 kms on it and I still get around 1050 kms per tank!
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Old October 10th, 2019, 07:26   #98
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One would assume 16 years !!!!!


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It took me about twelve and a half years to roll up 330,000 miles on my car.
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Old October 13th, 2019, 08:40   #100
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396,700km on my 06 BEW wagon
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