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Registered: ‎06-02-2014

Gas Consumption for 115 Etec



I have a brand new motor (115 HP) and I want to know if gas consumption is greater in break in period?



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Registered: ‎07-14-2011

Re: Gas Consumption for 115 Etec

I doubt that there is any difference in fuel consumption, but you will notice the oil consumption is greater during the first 5 hours when above 2000 rpm.




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