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Re: Getting a full tank in a 90Q

 At 05:07 PM 8/27/97 -0700, you wrote:

>This gives me the impression that "reserve" fuel capacity is included 
>within the total capacity, as opposed to being in addition to the total 
>capacity. So, when I'm limping into the gas station on fumes, almost 
>stalling, I should expect to pump about 17.0 gal., not 19.1 gal.
>I also get the impression that when the needle is at the bottom of the 
>red, there isn't supposed to be any fuel left (the "reserve" fuel has 
>already been burned).

Do these cars have the little man that come out waving a gas can when you get
low? If so, are you seeing him? If it does and you aren't, you should. BTDT.
Keep some gas in the trunk, drive with the correct allen key on the passenger
seat until he comes a wavin', set fuel gauge to top of red. 
Walla, accurate fuel gauge

Steve Bigelow
Ottawa ON
84 5k "Audrey"