How much fuel

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  1. Andy 01424

    Andy 01424 Read Only Funster

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    beeen looking got squared eyed in the search ,so question what is the fuel tank capacity on RV's diesel & petrol,i know they probably vary so whats does your RV hold :RollEyes:
     
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    When we owned a Fleetwood Revolution it had a 100 us gallon tank
     
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    Hi, Tiffin Allegro,Cummins B series 5.9 turbo diesel. 80 galls main tank,50 galls spair tank.I know this may sound a lot to carry,but it makes it cheaper to run when I can fuel up in countries where fuel is cheapest,ie,Luxembourg,Spain,Morroco.
     
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    Hi 75US/62 imperial gallons, after LPG conversion around 40imperial.

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    Hurricane has 75 us gallons which is around 62 gallons in real money. Since conversion I carry max 150lt LPG and although original petrol tank exists only carry 1/4 tank for genny and starting.
     
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    Winne on a P30 with 6.5TD V8, looks like about a 65 Gallon English capacity.
     
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    Winnibago Brave 32 carries approx 70 UK gal and 220ltrs of LPG for engine, 6 gallon petrol tank on geni and 100ltr utility gas, Oh and does 0-60 in 3.4 gallons :Laughing:

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    Coachmen Mirada 7.4 Ltr Petrol

    80 US Gallons
     
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    I think mine is 75gal but never found out, I stop when the pump shows £300 :Eeek:
     
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    Anyone had the filling station refuse them to fill up? I did on the way back from London, They said the max I could fill up at one time was $150, I would then have to pay it then go back and carry on filling unitl I reached the next £150.
    That also applied to the autogas too:Eeek:

    Maybe it's because we might speed off without paying, and have false plates on so we might mingle our 35ft RV in with the rest of the traffic? :Rofl1:

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    Hi Boo

    Car diesel pumps are set to cut off at 100lt .. I think that's for safety reasons ..

    When I use the truck diesel pump I normally have to hand over a credit or debit card before filling ..
     
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    Hit the limit a few times but 'they' always say just hang up the gun and start again then pay for the lot in one go. The odd station can't add two/three together so paying is one at a time but no ones made me pay as I go.

    Maybee they don't like the look of you:Rofl1:
     
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    I think your right Dodgey, some people get anoyed when they see a stunningly handsome young man like me :Laughing:

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    One has to admire modesty:Eeek:
     
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    One of my best qualites mate, Apart from my stnning looks that is :Wink:


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    Thanks for the replies people :thumb::thumb::thumb:
     
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    local morrisons has a single transaction limit of £100. pump cuts off at this price.
    go and pay then start the pump again.
    dont know about morrisons nationally though.
     
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    Happens all the time, the pump cuts off at around £100.00. Tank size I dont know. I count MPG as Money Per Mile/Gallon or Litre, 6.8 Litre, V10 Ford Engine.

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    Hi never got passed 100L of LPG, always cuts out at that, release pressure and fill again. I was told at one station that you can only do that once as the computor can't handle more than two transactions at the one pump.

    Different in France, fills till its full, and you can disconnect and then fill your domestic tank all without the pump stopping.

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