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  1. VR6Velle 2.8AES Ludicrous Fuel Consumption Petrol out of exhaust

    Engine & Gearbox
    I know, I know its never gonna win any economy trials but she is now drinking so much that petrol is coming from the exhaust. I recently had to replace 4 injectors and in the process discovered that the air box and intake pipework was broken in several places and beyond repair. Original parts...
  2. 1994 T4 KOMET 1968cc Petrol: Fuel consumption

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    Hi there, I've just bought a 1994 T4 KOMET 1968cc Petrol, 72,000 miles on the clock. To my newbie's eye she seems to be in near perfect nick. However I've been very alarmed at its fuel consumption... on a long run averaging at 60 mph, she was doing at best 17 mpg. This seems to me like a very...
  3. Petrol Vs Diesel

    Engine & Gearbox
    I am looking buying at a M plate 2.5 petrol T4 with 149k on the clock. The van itself is beautifully converted, insulated, carpeted, rock n rolla, alloys, porsche seats etc but it is a 2.5 petrol. Owner has looked after it with regular servies, changes, cam belts etc and speaks highly of fuel...
  4. VW 1995 T4 2.5 auto - Petrol consumption

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    I'm interested to know how good/bad the petrol consumption is for my van and how well others do, both auto and manual petrol driven T4s. Any input for comparison or tips to improve it would be great. This is my VW '95 T4 2.5 auto: I don't thrash it, and take the foot off the pedal whenever...
  5. Engine Problems

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    Hi Have 1997 2.0L petrol (AAC engine type) T4. Emgine "hunts" ie when idling, nearly dies then kicks back into life. Have tried new plugs, leads, dizzie & vacuum/MAP sensor but no joy. Garage have run out of ideas. Any offers? Also am getting about 23mpg in fairly rural driving conditions (not...