Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2005 06:59:42 +0000 (UTC) From: Craig's Saab C900 Site <c900nospam.apana.org.au> Subject: Re: My new C900 'vert has shamed me and let me down.
NeedforSwede2 <carl.robsonnospamcing-czechs.com> writes: >In article <43244CB2.8070704nospamo.com>, ma_twainnospamo.com says... >>In the "goode olde days", when I was driving a Ford, the fuel gauge >>would fail frequently. I used to estimate the remaining gas by checking >>their odometer, using the average gas mileage to calculate how much gas >>is left. If I wanted to be cautious, I would use the city gas mileage to >>keep from running out of gas. >> >I normally top it upto full weekly anyway, to keep everything fresh. >But with the fuel protest coming up this week, I know on a normal week I >can do 2 weeks from a tank, but with additional town driving, and not >knowing if I'm goign to get a fill up, it could be tense. 8-) Here in my part of Sydney (Sutherland shire) regular unleaded fuel is A$130.9 per litre at the three service stations at Heathcote today. Last week it made it up to A$139.9 per litre. Compared to the UK, where it's about double that, I think we're doing well price-wise for fuel. I don't drive my C900 daily (last time was last week!) btw. Craig. -- Craig's Saab C900 Page --> http://nospam/~c900 Sydney, NSW Australia Craig's Saab C900 Workshop -- For all Saab C900 Enthusiasts world-wide! http://www.nospam.net http://www.nospam c900nospam.apana.org.au Come and explore our site, and check out our web-forums, mailing list, etc.