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contiki

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Message Posted: Sep 13, 2013 7:50:53 AM

Both our vehicles have a low fuel light that come on when you are low in gasoline in your tank....

Does your vehicle have this low fuel light and have you seen it much through the years with your vehicle.....

[Edited by: contiki at 9/13/2013 7:56:08 AM EST]
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tiny1oh
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2014 8:00:08 AM

yes and no
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OilerFan
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2014 7:30:39 AM

I just watch the gauge and top off when it gets near empty.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2014 7:17:59 AM

Both our vehicles have this feature....great having it....just in case you are not looking at the gas gauge all that much, which I am guilty of......

I watch the gas gauge on long trips but not as much driving around town...

The light get my attention the most.......
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Message Posted: Aug 16, 2014 7:35:50 AM

yes, twice
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yes/no
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Yes/No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 4, 2014 7:21:27 AM

Both our vehicles have this feature....great having it....just in case to are not looking at the gas gauge all that much, which I am guilty of......
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2Tall
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yes/no
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mrhatandcoat
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yep
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drivebye
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 12:46:29 AM

Nope....my car doesn't have this.
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TomB2
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 12:25:01 PM

Not sure,I never let the fuel get that low.
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 12:24:01 PM

Have one, see it occasionally
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 6:36:19 AM

Yes, but don't usually let the tank get that low.
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Message Posted: Jul 29, 2014 5:44:15 AM

Yes, it has on turned on once as I usually fill up when the tank drops below 1/2.
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Yes yes
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Yes/No
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Yes no
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 23, 2014 8:26:08 AM

I have to say I like having this feature as I use it more than the fuel gauge but I don't know why this happens but it seems to be the case....

With long trips I watch the fuel gauge but around town it is the low fuel light that gets my attention the most times and not the fuel gauge.....
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Y & N
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Yes/No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 16, 2014 11:54:53 AM

On again yesterday...seems like I notice this light more than the gas gauge anymore......

I still don't why I do.........glad I have this option on both vehicles or I might run out of gas if I didn't.................
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 11:52:18 AM

Yes. No, I have a 40 gallon tank. I would go bankrupt if I let it get that low.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 13, 2014 11:41:43 AM

This light has been a good warning that the fuel is low on our vehicle...

I used my wife's car this morning and saw the light right away...

I never thought it was so low in fuel from using it yesterday......

I like this light because I find that I never seem to look at the fuel gauge that much anymore and I don't know why.......

This fuel light has really helped through the many years now......

[Edited by: contiki at 7/13/2014 11:43:28 AM EST]
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jul 11, 2014 9:50:07 AM

no
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no
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 2:34:35 PM

Yes. It's a good idea to fill when it comes on. It will give you a good idea of how much fuel is left when the light comes on. Subtract what you put in the tank from your tank capacity.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 1:43:38 PM

Sneakers55 says " While I also have a traditional fuel gauge that I look at to see how much I've burned, I use the low fuel light determine when I need to get my tank filled. "

I am not sure I understand your meaning here.....

Wouldn't your fuel gauge determine whether your tank needs to be filled as well without the low fuel light coming on.......

My low fuel light comes on when there is about a 1/8 of a tank of fuel still left in the tank...............
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Jul 6, 2014 1:35:51 AM

While I also have a traditional fuel gauge that I look at to see how much I've burned, I use the low fuel light determine when I need to get my tank filled. Yesterday, I was out with a friend and needed gas and she filled it for me. I contributed the credit card to the effort. Put in 12.967 gallons @ $3.459 a gallon. It was Phillips 66 gas as I'm a stockholder who tends to eat his own dog food.
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 9:15:24 PM

Yes and never seen it.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jul 1, 2014 7:38:16 AM

I like this feature but I have seen it a lot these past years........
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 10:05:43 AM

yup
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 9:33:27 AM

I normally don't allow my car's tank to dip that low.
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no keep it filled up
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Message Posted: Jun 29, 2014 9:14:40 AM

rarely, but I have seen it. Most of the time, I just keep the level from getting that low.
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yes/no
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No . . . .
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2014 6:32:54 AM

As the years go by I have seen the light much more.........

I guess I don't fuel up as often as I use to and now this light reminds me it is the time for gas once again...........
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rockeydog
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 11:17:20 AM

Yes both cars, don't see it very often though, try to keep the tank on the full side.
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Jun 16, 2014 11:14:19 AM

don't know? haven't let it get past 1/4.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 12, 2014 7:19:55 AM

This light has been good for me because I have never ran out of gas.............

This light comes on when there is about a 1/8 tank left in the gas tank.......
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Jun 11, 2014 8:01:39 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 7, 2014 7:49:50 AM

This a great feature to have.............I have use it many times....

If you see the light you know gas is needed...............
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Yes/No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Jun 2, 2014 6:07:03 AM

Yes on both vehicles............we like this feature.......
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Yes/no
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yes/no
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Don't know cause I never let the gas get below a qtr tank
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contiki
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Message Posted: May 31, 2014 6:33:02 AM

Good feature to have as you will never run out of gas if see the light...
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Yes
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