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Old 01-29-2004, 11:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Can you guys explain to me.. what MPG is?! read the manual but... still hard to undertand! used
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Miles
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its fuel consumption
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Old 01-30-2004, 03:27 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 01-30-2004, 05:28 PM   #7 (permalink)
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ok.... why do you guys make fun of the guy.

maybe he is like 16 and just getting his first car
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lol~ i'm 17...... well i kinda knew what it was but wanted better explanation ^^

Because when i rev my engine MPG is not moving.. but isn't it reving

engine uses gas too?! so... didn't really know exactly what it was....

Also it was hella! hard for me to keep MPG 50... since i don't have much money to

pay for my gas.. when i press my gas it was at 12..... 12 mile per gallon?!

thats pretty..... F ed up?! you know.... well anywayz sorry for stupid question

I bought this car only three days ago so~ thanx for answering my question

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Old 01-30-2004, 08:03 PM   #9 (permalink)
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your 17 and thats your car?!?! damn nice parents

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Because when i rev my engine MPG is not moving.. but isn't it reving

engine uses gas too?! so... didn't really know exactly what it was....
the mpg gauge is only active above like 10 mph

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when i press my gas it was at 12..... 12 mile per gallon?!

thats pretty..... F ed up?! you know
thats only when accelerating i belive if you check your little computer in your car it will tell you your average mpg. should be around twenty... on the e39 theres a little slider on the knob mounted on the left side of the steering column(brights, turn signals) and if you push in the "slider" it will change part of your display to tell you outside temp, avg mpg. etc.

go ahead and ask if yopu have any more questions and welcome to the forum
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if you are stationary and you rev ur engine... you are getting 0 miles per gallon simply because you arent going anywhere... so you are going ZERO miles for each gallon. Easy math :P
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if you are stationary and you rev ur engine... you are getting 0 miles per gallon simply because you arent going anywhere... so you are going ZERO miles for each gallon. Easy math

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alright i just checked my owners manual and the fuel consumption gauge becomes active at 13 mph (i was close). but that was on an e30
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lol~ i'm 17...... well i kinda knew what it was but wanted better explanation ^^

Because when i rev my engine MPG is not moving.. but isn't it reving

engine uses gas too?! so... didn't really know exactly what it was....

Also it was hella! hard for me to keep MPG 50... since i don't have much money to

pay for my gas.. when i press my gas it was at 12..... 12 mile per gallon?!

thats pretty..... F ed up?! you know.... well anywayz sorry for stupid question

I bought this car only three days ago so~ thanx for answering my question

whether it was good or not ^^
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