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    Default the wife has put her foot down.

    intresting when i fill up the tank (most weeks) i reset the computer and getting around 28 per gallon ok with that.well been off for the last 2 weeks and noticed that when ME has been doing most of the driving been getting around 32 per gallon.
    either i drive like an old f``t or the wife has been wearing my spare pair of safety boots.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VEC-MAN View Post
    intresting when i fill up the tank (most weeks) i reset the computer and getting around 28 per gallon ok with that.well been off for the last 2 weeks and noticed that when ME has been doing most of the driving been getting around 32 per gallon.
    either i drive like an old f``t or the wife has been wearing my spare pair of safety boots.

    haha have some words,

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    My wife is always telling me to slow down,but when she drive's it always seems faster than when i drive.......

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    yep i,m begginng to thnk the lades take off their dainty shoes and put on clogs when they drive ....her sitting just overthere>>>>>>>>>>>> is getting less MPG out of her new 1.4 corsa then i,m getting out of my 2.0T veccie .......go figure lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by glenboy View Post
    My wife is always telling me to slow down,but when she drive's it always seems faster than when i drive.......
    yes glen know what you mean. on the few times that my wife drives me around, i keep telling her watch to watch your speed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    yep i,m begginng to thnk the lades take off their dainty shoes and put on clogs when they drive ....her sitting just overthere>>>>>>>>>>>> is getting less MPG out of her new 1.4 corsa then i,m getting out of my 2.0T veccie .......go figure lol
    lol ,,nice to know that i`m not on my own soulman.

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    Sounds like someone needs a lesson in fuel-efficient gear-changing.......4th gear.......only use that on open roads........5th gear.......only on the motorway.....6th gear.......what's that for?

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    I have to put the fuel in my wifes Vectra, so she is not going to drive mine as well.

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    Probably time of day use coming into play, she could be using it when all the road jammers are about.

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