mpg?

Discussion in '6th Generation (1996-2000)' started by rybo, Friday 20th Nov, 2009.

  1. rybo Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    if you put 30 quid in your tank with already having a bit in it, how many miles would you expect out of it?


    hoping for responses from people we 1.4's


    i got 210miles, with 15 miles with the petrol light on (was pushing me sen to wait till car cuts out, but bricked it n ended up back at fuel station :Angry:)
     
  2. razor. Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

    I get roughly 60miles to a tener


    ej6 coupe


    Peace out
     
  3. kahn_v Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    for some reason the 1.4 are realy shit onfuel with an induction kit.


    fully standard they are good
     
  4. kowalski Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    james scotland
    agreed. Mine is a real drinker, but that's probably because of it's power output causing leadfootedness to get anywhere in a hurry :Grin:
     
  5. winno Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

    to 42quid i did 420miles motorway(between 70-90mph) driving and about 50miles town driving and the fuel light just came on


    1.5 EK with aem induction kit and decat
     
  6. tombowman12 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    i get about 120 miles on 15quid with a standard D16y7 in my coupe!


    i gotta drive like a granny doing 10mph shifts though
     
  7. 1964 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    COUPES FTMFW!!!


    I get about 75-90 with
     
  8. kipper Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    1.4. About half motorway driving and half town, I got a safe 230miles to
     
  9. rybo Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    I've been working in sheffield for past 3 weeks done about 650 miles


    its cost me about 120 quid :/, suppose stop start stop start doesn't help though


    don't ban me from the site after saying this, but im actually considering a gold tdi :/
     
  10. andy-g_lfc Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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  11. kahn_v Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    my 1.4 , full tank used to be 160 max lool and 240 on motorway with granny driving, all i had was an induction kit
     
  12. rybo Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    and how much did that compensate on power?
     
  13. krs1 Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    erm my b18 n/a get 60miles to
     
  14. Bon Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    30mpg average in my old EJ9, Ek3, and my current DC2.
     
  15. kahn_v Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    no power at all. just like another 1.4... even vti's are better than 1.4 lol


    plus more fun and power witht the vti. and same fuel lol
     
  16. nafanh Club Member ★ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    why are the 1.4 ej9's soo wank on fuel then? :Messed:
     
  17. Darcy Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    i get anywere from 85 to 95miles on a tenner driving to work and back (no motorway),


    thats driving like a grandad :Smile: .


    did home to Portsmouth on
     
  18. lexluthor Senior Member ★ ★ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    I used to own a 1.4 Auto and got about 230 miles to a full tank with mixed city and occasional A road driving.


    Decided to make the switch to my EM1 as I get the same but with more performance and fun.
     
  19. jcsmiley82 Junior Member ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆

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    i get 160miles to 20quid and 280miles to a full tank about 37quid ish in my EG coupe 1.5lsi doesent seem to make much difference how i drive it
     
  20. coxxy Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    from empty in my ej9.


    with normal esso fuel. from red line to above the full line with induction kit, decat and exhaust.


    i got 250 miles to a tank