Volkszone Forum banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-9 of 9 Results
  1. Vehicles For Sale
    Hi, I'm selling my Polo SDI. Not a quick car, but extremely reliable and great on fuel (55-60mpg on normal runs) and can run 50% vegetable oil perfectly fine. I've been running it 50% diesel, 50% cooking oil - and as the cooking oil is free it's effectively 120MPG! All cooking oil used has been...
  2. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I have a 1500 beetle with a 1500 gearbox. I was wondering if a 1600 gearbox will change performance and my fuel consumption
  3. Vehicles For Sale
    .My Father in Law has been told he can't drive any more on medical grounds so he has asked me to sell his car. It's a 2006 Nissan Micra E 1.2 petrol in a gold colour it's only done the school run with the grandkids and shopping so it's only done 22000 miles it's in excellent condition, very...
  4. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi, thought I'd share this as recently had my bus converted to duel fuel LPG and on the back of my conversion, the first the garage have done, they're comfortable with it. Bonus to you is you'll get a free tank of fuel out of it if you mention me which is pretty good. I've got a 1975 bay window...
  5. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I have a kit car and the oil bath air filter does not fit, was wondering what air filter was best for MPG? thanks in advance
  6. Vehicles For Sale
    Ford Focus 06 TDCI FSH MOT & Tax 3500ono SOLD Ok my ford focus is up for sale as ive placed a deposit on a new car so the details are the following: 114,000 miles, Full main dealer service history with loads of reciepts and other paperwork.5 Door Hatchback, Black, Diesel TDCI, 6 CD changer...
  7. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I have recently had a 1641 reconditioned engine put in my 69 bug and fuel consumption has dropped too much for my liking! I am getting less than 20 mpg whereas my old 1300 engine gave me about 27 mpg. I was hoping a reconditioned engine would be more economical, or at least the same. I am...
  8. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi Got a devon long roof moonraker with 1600tp running 009 with pertronix but standard carb. My question is what can I do to improve my fuel consumption? I'm getting between 16 and 18 to the gallon. I know it may be idling a little fast from when I was having stalling problems but what else...
  9. Chat/Discussion
    Firstly - apologies if it has been discussed previously, but i have searched and can't find anything. What size is the fuel tank on a late bay? How much to fill up and what kind of mpg do you guys get from a standard 1600 petrol engine?
1-9 of 9 Results