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Old 14-05-2018
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Originally Posted by bjm View Post
I would be extremely worried if my vehicle was suddenly showing fuel usage of30 litres per hundred ks even for short periods of time.This is twice the fuel usage per normal , it is highly unlikely the motor is burning it.Over fueling kills diesels,eg washing oil off bores,diesel getting into the engine oil etc.I would smell your engine oil to see if any in it ,pronto !!
Instant, easy, boot the diesel in 3rd or 4th (5sp box) and it will go to the end of the scale (30 ltrs/hundred) and then drop back.

So, on the way home climbing up past East Jindabyne the car played up then all the way home 400 k's went perfect

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