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Originally Posted by Bobby
We have a Dymanique, nothing on the log book about bhp.
I only wondered as to be honest, 1st and 2nd gear seem to have no torque at all. Maybe its just a I am used to PD engines (skoda).
Just as a point. Mpg has lifted to a constant 44.8 now. This m.ways at 80, I have not reset the trip computer for 1400miles now.
I surpose this is pretty good.
At that speed on motorway cruising I have returned 53.0mpg and 56.0mpg.
The sort of mileage you are getting is what I would expect from semi-urban i.e.dual-carriageways.
Try this mate.
Next time you fill up use shell or other good quality diesel not supermarket (it seems to make a difference)and reset your counter before you leave the fore-court.
On a full tank you should notice getting on for another 50mpg nearly !!
Dont ask me why It just does and unless you try it you will never know .
Something to do with cetane levels I believe .
Webcode or Laguna II owner may be able to define this better .
Currently in xcuzme's garage:
2004 Volvo V70 D5 SE