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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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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 27, 2014 6:56:30 AM

I like this option very much......
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 11:26:53 AM

I couldn't tell you because they have never been that low...
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 24, 2014 7:31:02 AM

I still like having this option and it was great last winter......

I notice the light much more than I did the gas gauge................
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 19, 2014 6:59:20 AM

This light has come to my rescue on many occasion while driving around town....

I notice the light much more than the gas gauge.........

I watch the gas gauge more on trips.....
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cDagasGo
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2014 9:27:48 PM

Yes/No
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BartandLisa
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2014 8:57:27 PM

Yes and yes
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2014 6:19:11 PM

I don't know it has never been that low
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Nov 13, 2014 7:15:46 AM

Yes & No
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 11:13:58 AM

I don't know, I don't let it get that low.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 9:49:17 AM

FrankLee1 says " Yes, and I frequently run it down to where it comes on before treating the car to a complete fill."

FrankLee1 you do what I do but you do it that way because you choose to do it that way......glad it works for you that way......

Myself on the other hand do this because I don't pay enough attention to the gas gauge only the light which catches my attention most times......
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FrankLee1
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 6:05:25 AM

Yes, and I frequently run it down to where it comes on before treating the car to a complete fill.
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Message Posted: Nov 7, 2014 5:28:36 AM

Yes/yes
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GasMiser718
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 8:34:08 PM

Don't know I never let it get that low.
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Message Posted: Nov 6, 2014 5:46:06 PM

Yes/No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2014 8:15:15 AM

This light is a real good item to have as a option because it catches your eye much more than the gas gauge does.....

I know I am guilty of this observation........
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WilhamClouse
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2014 10:43:54 PM

it does, but i try to fill up before it turns on
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Message Posted: Oct 31, 2014 9:01:36 PM

Yes & No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 26, 2014 7:52:57 AM

"yes i wait to refuel till it down come on "

I never wait for the light to come on to refuel but it seems to always happen that way...........

I notice the light much more than the gauge it seems.......

I sometimes worry that I might be doing damage to the vehicle letting the fuel go so low for the light to come on......
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Mikeyy1960
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 8:06:38 PM

yes i wait to refuel till it down come on
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toms1120
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Message Posted: Oct 24, 2014 7:46:20 AM

Yes/No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 18, 2014 7:50:47 AM

2Tall says " yes, haven't seen it yet. "

I sure can say that since I have seen this quite often......
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retcap201
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:25:15 AM

yes, usually fill up at 1/2 tank, never seen it come on, except when i start it
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2Tall
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Message Posted: Oct 17, 2014 8:19:38 AM

yes, haven't seen it yet.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 8:00:39 AM

Yes - no I do not let it come on
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jessjames
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 7:59:49 AM

Yes
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 7:59:25 AM

eB40 says " Saw it in the owners manual. "

eB40, I can't say that.....I notice the low fuel light on my dash many times since owning our cars....never read about in the owner manual.......
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eB40
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Message Posted: Oct 11, 2014 11:36:01 AM

Saw it in the owners manual.
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Sneakers55
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Message Posted: Oct 7, 2014 1:49:58 AM

I usually drive mine until the low fuel light comes on (50 miles to go on the trip computer, but I once drove from Galveston Island to the Harris County line and the trip computer said I only burned enough gas to go 12 miles).

Last time I refiled (Sunday morning), I took care of two birds with one stone. Emptied my bladder and filled my gas tank.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Oct 6, 2014 6:47:48 PM

Yes, only saw it in the owners manual.....

MeTaBall, I sure can't say that myself since I have seen it much over the year..........................

I never watch the gas gauge all that much but this low fuel light gets my attention right away..............
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MeTaBall
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2014 3:41:14 PM

Yes, only saw it in the owners manual.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 30, 2014 7:18:58 AM

My Accord has had this light going a lot over the past year.....

I notice the light but never seem to watch the gas gauge all that much for short trips.............

[Edited by: contiki at 9/30/2014 7:19:51 AM EST]
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eB40
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Message Posted: Sep 28, 2014 5:04:59 PM

Yes / No
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:44:40 AM

yes no
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:21:40 AM

yes no
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sandy40
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:21:37 AM

Yes . My car has a low fuel light but I have never seen it come on.
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Madridjoe
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:20:45 AM

both vehicles have one, I usually fill up before it comes on

[Edited by: Madridjoe at 9/23/2014 7:21:10 AM EST]
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retiredssgt
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 7:19:30 AM

Yes! My Chevrolet Impala has a low fuel light. The light is on right now.
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47pickup
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 6:54:19 AM

Yes / No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 23, 2014 6:36:39 AM

Both our vehicles have this feature and we are glad they do......
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Message Posted: Sep 22, 2014 1:43:58 PM

yes
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rando991
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 9:49:53 AM

probably but wouldn't see it as I refuel no later than 1/4 tank
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jessjames
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 8:15:10 AM

Haven't seen it much
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 8:12:25 AM

Yes it does & no I have not
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 7:58:25 AM

yes
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yes
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 9:33:04 PM

Yes, often
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 7:56:44 PM

"contiki" must be hard up for points. In everyone of his postings he has the most "replies"!!! 12 in this one !
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Message Posted: Sep 16, 2014 11:26:35 AM

yes
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Yes/No
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Message Posted: Sep 7, 2014 2:05:42 PM

maybe never under 1/2 tank
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