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post #1 of 9 Old 05-28-2007, 01:04 PM Thread Starter
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Gas tank question

I thought I saw it somewhere where there is a breakdown of the gas remaining in the tank with how many bars are showing. Anyone help me find it again?

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Hey Mark, are you talking about the breakdown of the gas, as in the formation of varnish and .....?
Seems there are differing theories depending on the region you live in and the formulation of your local gas.
I usually don't let the bike sit for more than 3 weeks (if I'm not going to ride) without a fuel stabilizer and the tank being full. A full tank will keep the condensation down. My .02 cents.
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Sorry, I was unclear. I was looking for a chart I saw telling how much fuel is left in the tank by the numbers of bars showing on the gauge.

I could see that my question was poorly written. I think I should start writing medical exams!

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Mark, if you use the search function at the top of the forum, use "Gas milage", "Gas bars" you will probably find the post you are looking for. I'm saving you from the rath of Heavy (search nazi)!

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I think the gas gauge information is in the owners manual?
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On my 07 1k (calif model) I go about 80-90 miles before I loose the first bar, then about 30 miles per bar after that



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I found this by using the handy dandy search function available free of charge near the top of the page:rolleyes: https://www.stromtrooper.com/forums/s...ght=fuel+guage
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