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Worst Winter Mileage

Discussion in 'Canada' started by cantac09, Mar 11, 2011.

  1. Mar 11, 2011 at 11:23 AM
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    cantac09

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    i was going through my gas reciepts and i saw the worst winter mileage i got was 11 mpg and thats using the canadian gallon. km's driven divided by litres x 2.81= your mileage.
     
  2. Mar 11, 2011 at 11:29 AM
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    By your formula 16.5
     
  3. Mar 11, 2011 at 11:30 AM
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    thats pretty good. thats what i get when im in the city in the summer.
     
  4. Mar 11, 2011 at 4:03 PM
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  5. Mar 11, 2011 at 4:09 PM
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    why 2.81?
     
  6. Mar 11, 2011 at 4:12 PM
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    Isn't it 3.8 to go from Litre to Gallon?
     
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    thats an american gallon. canadian gallon is 4.545L. you take the canadian gallon and divide by 1.6(kilometres in a mile) and that gives you 2.81.
     
  9. Mar 11, 2011 at 10:23 PM
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  10. Apr 1, 2011 at 1:27 PM
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    No one uses the Canadian Gallon. Which is really the british gallon.

    If you want to use canadian units, use L/100KM.

    MPG is in imperial gallons.

    I seem to be getting 14-15 for around city driving right now. Kind of sucky coming from my 5 lugger SR5 but the truck is so much better!
     
  11. Apr 1, 2011 at 1:28 PM
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    Isn't it Imperial gallon and US gallon ?
     
  12. Apr 1, 2011 at 1:33 PM
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    Sorry yes, imperial gallon for UK stuff, and USA has their own gallon.

    But any #'s in MPGs I see always use US gallon.It gets confusing otherwise, making your milage look a lot better than it is. (Bigger gallon)
     
  13. Apr 1, 2011 at 1:36 PM
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    Agreed , I always convert to MPG in US gallons so that comparing to others on this forum is apples to apples .
     
  14. Apr 1, 2011 at 1:56 PM
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    Ya. Remember google is the most kick ass conversion thing.

    Can type "12 l/100km in mpg" and it will convert it. Uses US Gallons by default.
     
  15. Apr 1, 2011 at 2:01 PM
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    That whole L / 100 kms is fucking retarded .
     
  16. Apr 1, 2011 at 3:15 PM
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    Agreed. I like to know my estimated range before I run out of gas, not how much gas it takes me to drive 100km.
     
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