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Unread 03-06-2008, 05:57 PM   #16
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I used to fill up my Challenger and a 5 gal gas can every Friday to get me threw the week when it was my DD.

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Unread 03-07-2008, 08:59 AM   #17
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Mileage (corrected) when the light came on: 245.1
Continued 1.6 mi to station.
Fill up on slow auto 11.577 gal
Top off to even dollars 11.938
Avg mpg to auto stop was 21.174
Approx 40 miles left until empty for a total of 285 miles on 1 tank.
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Unread 03-07-2008, 07:03 PM   #18
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Mileage (corrected) when the light came on: 245.1
Continued 1.6 mi to station.
Fill up on slow auto 11.577 gal
Top off to even dollars 11.938
Avg mpg to auto stop was 21.174
Approx 40 miles left until empty for a total of 285 miles on 1 tank.
i'll agree with that....pretty much in line with what i'm getting.
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Unread 03-09-2008, 08:34 AM   #19
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Not to highjack a Compass thread, but my feeling is that the Patriot is not as forgiving once the light comes on. I want to say 25 miles is when I ran out the first time ... Good thing a station was in sight.
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Unread 03-09-2008, 09:31 AM   #20
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Not to highjack a Compass thread, but my feeling is that the Patriot is not as forgiving once the light comes on. I want to say 25 miles is when I ran out the first time ... Good thing a station was in sight. hvac59
I'd say it's not a hijack unless it's sheet metal related. This is good stuff to know. Any other reports on the Patriot out there?
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