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Petrol Consumption computer not correct?
« March 22, 2018, 20:25:25 »
 Hi. My petrol 2016 i30 calculation of how many kilometres I should get on a full tank is constantly incorrect. When I fill up (I am driving normally in and around town mostly), the trip computer says I have a range of approximately 460 km. I never usually go for more than around 300 km per tank of unleaded fuel before needing to refill. This is a big anomaly. Is this normal? :victory:


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Re: Petrol Consumption computer not correct?
« Reply #1 : March 22, 2018, 22:51:10 »
 :welcome:

Wow that is scary low mileage you are getting out of a tank, even with lots of town driving.  Most members complain about the computer under-reading. For example, members with the diesel who quite often get up to 1000 kilometres out of a tank, report the trip pc predicting less than 800. :undecided:
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Re: Petrol Consumption computer not correct?
« Reply #2 : March 23, 2018, 00:50:03 »
There is something definitely wrong if you’re only getting 300km out of a tank of fuel :Shocked:

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Re: Petrol Consumption computer not correct?
« Reply #3 : March 24, 2018, 01:48:35 »
Hi,
How many litres for refills  ?
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