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instataneous consumption fuel

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Old 06-18-2008, 11:22 PM
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Hi, i was wondering, i think i'm burning too much fuel and way too fast. about 450km for 80L. isn't suppose to be more then that? i own a s80 t6 2000. when i put the meter on the fuel consumption instataneous, it shows about 7 or 8 L/100km when driving normally, rpm about 1600. when i get to a stop sign and restart then it goes up to 36 or even 40 L/100km and it takes about 25-30 seconds before it draws back to normal number. when i restart after the stop sign, rpm doesn't event reach 2000rpm. i try to drive slow but something seems wrong, isnt it? thanx for your help
 
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Old 06-18-2008, 11:47 PM
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13 miles to the gallon does seem low.. it is a twin turbo. .. hrm. im getting like 18 mpg.. and i always get on it...lol..
 
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Old 06-18-2008, 11:51 PM
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yeah, got to find the problem soon or else i'll just change it for an s40 1.9.........way too low.especially at the price of gas these days.....but love those twins who doesn't???
 
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