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Re: Clio Mk3 2007 1.4 16v Petrol question!

Well, 70 miles is the 'trigger point' where the display will change to the ---- , but it really has to be remembered that this display is an approximation of an average mpg based on the historical info since the computer was re-set.

It is by no means a guarantee that the car would cover the miles displayed to empty (which is why, I believe Renault removes the mileage shown, at this point).

I completely understand about the price of fuel - since its now well over 100 to fill my van, it's a long time since I've done that also.

It would probably be better for you just to stick some fuel in when the display changes - as even the gauges can suffer from errors - and running out of petrol is quite an embarassing failure, mainly because it is usually avoidable,


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