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Does anyone know off hand how much fuel is left in the tank when the needle touches the white part of the gauge?
And how much when touching the red.
 

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Not sure how much is left when the needle gets to the two zones but you can program when you want the warning light to come on.

One thing I can tell you for certain is that when the warning light comes on don't try to ride it back and forth to work over the next 3 days. It will ALMOST make it home on the third day. DAMHIK

I hate having to stop at the gas station. I don't mind paying for it I just hate the inconvenience! I would pay someone to stop by my place 3 times a week to top off my vehicles so I wouldn't have to futz around with the pumps!

Loren
 

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wa1200lt said:
Not sure how much is left when the needle gets to the two zones but you can program when you want the warning light to come on.

One thing I can tell you for certain is that when the warning light comes on don't try to ride it back and forth to work over the next 3 days. It will ALMOST make it home on the third day. DAMHIK

I hate having to stop at the gas station. I don't mind paying for it I just hate the inconvenience! I would pay someone to stop by my place 3 times a week to top off my vehicles so I wouldn't have to futz around with the pumps!

Loren
Well Loren, you could always move down here to Oregon, where they have attendants who do all the pumping for you!

Personally, I prefer to pump my own for consistancy on the fill-ups.

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My 05 low fuel light comes on when the BC says 40-42 miles to empty. when the three bars show up I begin to get concerned. Have not run out of fuel yet but have refilled with 6.0 to 6.2 US gallons on several occasions. I average 48-50 MPG and .4 of a gallon should get about 20 miles safely. I also hate the oil spills and stuff at most filling stations and have considered a fuel cell to reduce the number of refills needed. I'm looking at www.tourtank.com for, it looks like a quality product.
 

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My 06 is the same as Toby...only in Canada it's about 4 ltrs.
 

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tobiwan said:
My 05 low fuel light comes on when the BC says 40-42 miles to empty. when the three bars show up I begin to get concerned. Have not run out of fuel yet but have refilled with 6.0 to 6.2 US gallons on several occasions.
I can attest to the fact that you cannot sucessfully pass all the way through Shreveport , LA on the I-20 if you hit the bars before the city limits.

If you put 6.2 gallons in you were out of gas as capacity is 6.21 gallons.
 
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