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Quote: posted by Clio_dude on 31/10/2004 21:26:28

i think any car would drink petrol if you drive it hard enough. i've filled my clio up to the brim (?35 of optimax) and the least ive done on it is about 140 miles lol. and thats with a little 1.4 :O

Try changing gear . . .
 

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Quote: posted by S1R SS on 31/10/2004 23:13:15

Quote: posted by Clio_dude on 31/10/2004 21:26:28

i think any car would drink petrol if you drive it hard enough. i've filled my clio up to the brim (?35 of optimax) and the least ive done on it is about 140 miles lol. and thats with a little 1.4 :O

Try changing gear . . .

haha.. but seriously... 140 miles is bad.. thats like.. errr...25pence a mile and 49 miles to ten quid!!
 

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oh ye and i used my dads merc (c200k) to go to manchester and back. full fill up with optimax was ?53 iirc, and i did 142 mph there and back pretty much all the way (30 miles each way). got back home and petrol was just over half full i think.
 

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i think any car would drink petrol if you drive it hard enough. i've filled my clio up to the brim (?35 of optimax) and the least ive done on it is about 140 miles lol. and thats with a little 1.4 :O

go home! 1400cc Clio's run on fumes!
 

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Quote: posted by Turbo Batch on 01/11/2004 10:14:43

i think any car would drink petrol if you drive it hard enough. i've filled my clio up to the brim (?35 of optimax) and the least ive done on it is about 140 miles lol. and thats with a little 1.4 :O

go home! 1400cc Clio's run on fumes!

er since when? even as standard if you give them enough stick they drink the fuel like anything, just like most other cars do when driven hard.
 

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even as standard if you give them enough stick they drink the fuel like anything, just like most other cars do when driven hard.

Sounds like you might have a hole in your fuel tank dude. Either that or someone has been sucking petrol out of it!
 

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Quote: posted by Jace on 01/11/2004 16:39:49

Quote: posted by Royster on 01/11/2004 15:06:51

How can a 1.4 be driven hard?

PMSL !!!

hey hey hey... dont diss 1.4s in general! mines lurvly! shes not fast but im only 20 and the insurance is a grand as it is! im sure all you gti/tdi boys had to start somewhere :)

140 miles on a full tank is disgraceful...

142 mph is bloody disgraceful!

tut tut tut
 
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