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Old 01-09-2013, 05:57 AM
Dragan Dragan is offline
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Mein Auto: 2002 BMW 530i Sport 5 Spd
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Originally Posted by hh3uunp View Post
Look at this I had 15 miles of range and I forgot to fill up and had to work in the morning. Right after work I filled up. I thought my tank was 18.5 gallons or is that UK gallons. Wouldn't this be impossible unless they are ripping people off.

I filled up the other day with 70.826 litres (18.71 gallons). Cost me about $98. Yes the gauge was pretty much on empty but it happens from time to time. I think you're fine. My previous car (99 Civic) had a fuel capacity of 45 litres and on some occasions, I managed to put in 50 litres because it was that low. I wouldn't be too worried if I were you. The gas station's equipment has to be calibrated pretty often so it's pretty accurate.
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