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Light Goes On Or Gage Says Empty?

November 3, 2009 about BMW 3-Series

The question isn't clear. The light comes on when there is still more than about 1/8th of a tank left. If you flip computer to how many miles you have left, it will show about 75-80miles. After the miles left go to zero and the fuel gage shows zero, you can usually go about 30 to 40 miles more. I think responses here are assuming when gage goes to zero, not when light goes on.

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November 15, 2009 by brian

i had just fill the tank with gas 5 min ago and the didnot move

November 15, 2009 by brian

on my95 mazda 626 2.0

April 1, 2013 by Koyie

Just do me a favor and keep writing such tenrchnat analyses, OK?

September 27, 2015 by Sifa

That hits the target pertcefly. Thanks!

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