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Is the fuel level mileage count accurate? Out of real experience, what is the approx. autonomy when the fuel gauge switches to "low"?
 

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Mines ballpark sometimes I get 4 gal in some times 41/2 one time 3 1/2 personally air pressure and milage left to empty I’m finding to be ball park #,s
 

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Depends how you ride. I generally get 100 miles before the low light comes on.


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100 miles or 160 km here in Europe before the low indicator lights up sounds fair indeed.

Also, what autonomy can you hope for once it's on low? There is no count down then.
 

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Yes, it all depends on your driving style and area. In town/city light to light, I'm getting around 38 mpg. On back country roads/highway, I'm getting around 45 mpg. With factory fuel map - no flash tune. The distance till the low fuel lamp illuminates constantly changes as the ECU updates the info received from sensors.
 

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What I tried to ask, as a non English native speaker is how much km or miles can you expect to do once the low fuel sign lits up and until you dry out the tank.


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About 20miles

But it’s never good to let your tank constantly get that empty. As your pump requires fuel for cooling.


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Thanks. The idea was to know how urgent it is to refuel.
By comparison, on the BMWs there is a countdown that helps to avoid going dry or to have to push

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What I tried to ask, as a non English native speaker is how much km or miles can you expect to do once the low fuel sign lits up and until you dry out the tank.


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I can do 50 miles no problem. And I’ve always run like that while running long. On all my bikes I run tank to tank never a problem fuel pump wise. Maybe just lucky all these years.
 

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Thanks. The idea was to know how urgent it is to refuel.
By comparison, on the BMWs there is a countdown that helps to avoid going dry or to have to push

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Do you have the base or s? The s it shows you a count down. Once my gauge turns yellow is says 20 miles


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Do you have the base or s? The s it shows you a count down. Once my gauge turns yellow is says 20 miles


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Got the S.
There is no count down, only shows "low" where the miles used to be before hitting the reserve.

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Well, for example. Mine usually says 120-130 till empty. The “low” comes on around 20 Mpg till empty


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I have never seen the low fuel light, when the guage on my Base model gets to 2 bars I get gas.
 
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