Just got my ride for a week plus, still in the process of "running-in". Last FC calculated was 10.3 km per litre. Pretty bad. Is it normal for engines running-in to clock such FC? My ride came with...

24 Dec 2008
TCX607 Unbelievable for Altis to consume high fuel. I believe you should change your driving pattern for the next 1 mth. Don practice hard driving or short burst. Monitor your mileage again. Gentle on you...
25 Dec 2008
plexus I've been pretty gentle on acceleration since the engine is still in the process of running-in (< 3000RPM). I noticed that the RPM wind up to about 2300RPM to shift from 2nd to 3rd gear.

I'll continue to monitor and be more gentle on the pedals. I feel that the vehicle is somewhat he...
25 Dec 2008
steven_VW Hi plexus,

Firstly, welcome to the Oneshift family and congratulations on getting your new ride. Enjoy your stay!

It is actually normal for consumption to be higher during the running-in peri...
25 Dec 2008
plexus Hey steven,

Thanks for the advice. I'll continue to monitor the FC after running-in the engine.
27 Dec 2008

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