The elusive 50

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glencairn
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The elusive 50

Post by glencairn » Thu Jun 07, 2012 10:11 pm

kats love[northern term of enderment]when are you going to stop banging on about being 50,it happens to us all,we have to live with it,just remember,its how you fell inside what counts
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Post by glencairn » Thu Jun 07, 2012 10:13 pm

sorry kats,just reread the postings, did not realise you were talking about mpg,if you are not yet 50,i apologise,but it creaps up on all of us sooner or later
dig t,still sometimes driven by neil the laird of glencairn


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The elusive 50

Post by Kats » Thu Jun 07, 2012 10:24 pm

Haha GC, I'm not yet 40


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glencairn
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Post by glencairn » Thu Jun 07, 2012 10:35 pm

it seems like only 12 years ago that i was 40.now i am 67,but its whats inside that counts,[i was going to say its whats inside you that counts,but you might have taken that the wrong way,]
dig t,still sometimes driven by neil the laird of glencairn


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The elusive 50

Post by illegalhunter » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:12 pm

Got 51.4 firs time out


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The elusive 50

Post by SJukeF » Tue Oct 30, 2012 7:31 pm

Got my Juke in May & it has now done 24000 km. Since new the average consumption has been 52.1 MPG. Best tank was 62.8 MPG and worst was 42.2 MPG.


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The elusive 50

Post by Rattly » Tue Oct 30, 2012 7:37 pm

My DiG T does 33!!
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The elusive 50

Post by Deks » Tue Oct 30, 2012 7:58 pm

my diesel does 36mpg


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Post by Rattly » Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:01 pm

Are you towing a trailer?

I was thinking of changing to a diesel next time, but not if they only do 6 mpg more!
Juke DIG-T leather armrest, side protectors, bumper protector,mud flaps, bonnet protector, wind deflectors,spare wheel, bottle rack grills, sill protectors.


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Post by Deks » Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:12 pm

Rattly wrote:Are you towing a trailer?I was thinking of changing to a diesel next time, but not if they only do 6 mpg more!TBF to Nissan I have had many discussions about the MPG mine is in part down to the short(4miles)journey mine does twice a day mine is also one of the first diesels on the road and NOT the improved version many people who have a diesel and use it more are experiencing 50+ mine is now 2 years OLD and still under 12K I would however still buy the diesel again as its better than the 5 speed IMO and lower running costs than the DIG-T


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