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Old 06-16-2008, 11:30 AM   #1
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Welp Sold the SVT Here's My beater replacement for the time being

1996 Olds cutlass

61,581 miles

remote start no rust picked her up for 2,000
best part is i have gone 173 miles and gas gauge is still a little above full WOOT! :)
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Old 06-16-2008, 05:48 PM   #2
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Your getting old...
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That's not a beater... it's a classic... clean and smooth.
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Old 06-17-2008, 10:13 AM   #4
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LOL Old my rear!!

It rides awesome!!! plus i'm sitting at about 243 miles and gas gauge is just touching 1/2 w00t!!! Tank is 14 gal not to mention i can use 87 gas now instead of 93 :)
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Yea, your smakin my arse in gas mileage. Smart buy.
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Old 06-18-2008, 09:14 AM   #6
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sitting at a little below half tank and 270 something miles

It makes you seriously wonder about stuff

this is a 96 v6 3.1 lt with 14 gal tank

focus has what 13 gal tank and a 4 cyc and best we can get is mid 300's seems like 4 cyc should be spankin me in gas milage
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That sucks you had to trade out to that but like you said it gets better gas mileage and its a classic.
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Update on final gas milage

Welp

i figured out the gas tank is 16 gallons
I drove 453 miles before i filled up ( honestly i was going to let it run out of gas just to see how many miles i really could go, but after rounding a corner and feather the gas to get it going again i chickened out. )

So doing the math i'm getting roughly 28 mile per gallon mixed city / highway miles
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