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CelicaRacer05
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Englewood, CO
Sep 16, 3:32pm - #276826 
How low can you Go!

i drove around on empty all day, then it sputtered out while i was sitting in line for gas at cosco... i only put in 10 bucks though, LOL

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Designer_GTS
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2000 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica
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2000 Toyota Celica

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St. Louis
Sep 16, 3:36pm - #276827 
Hopefully, I won't ever find out. I never let mine get below a quater of a tank because it is bad for the fuel pump.

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MptGlw69
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Grand Rapids, MI
Sep 16, 3:40pm - #276828 
Yeah, that can't be too good for your car. thumbsdown

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Virgilson
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Pomona, CA
Sep 16, 3:41pm - #276829 
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amtemp
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Seattle, Washington
Sep 16, 3:45pm - #276830 
Driving with low extremely low fuel level or running out of fuel could cause the engine to misfire, creating an excessive load on the three way catalytic converter.

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Tru_gts
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2002 Black Toyota Celica
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2002 Toyota Celica

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Frisco
Sep 16, 3:59pm - #276831 
i had my tank w/ no bars and got close to 5 miles out of it. grin


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lv_boy
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2001 Black Toyota Celica
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2001 Toyota Celica

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Denver, CO
Sep 16, 4:17pm - #276832 
CelicaRacer05 and Tru_GTS you'll are crazyy

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lv_boy
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Denver, CO
Sep 16, 4:18pm - #276833 
Celicaracer05 and tru_gts you'll are crazy

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DJ_Curtiz
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Orange County, CA
Sep 16, 4:51pm - #276834 
lol immma put gas in now then spineyes


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amtemp
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Seattle, Washington
Sep 16, 5:15pm - #276835 
Originally Posted by DJ_Curtiz
lol immma put gas in now then spineyes


Well.. yeah.. You're suppose to put gas in your car. What were you putting in before? Water? rofl rofl

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CelicaRacer05
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Englewood, CO
Sep 16, 6:37pm - #276836 
^^ ha ha, i never run it that low, but i was stupid and forgot to fill up, but luckly gas was lower priced after school then before, so it saved me a couple cents

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spaztikid
dikitzaps
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1974 Toyota Celica

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LA
Sep 16, 6:38pm - #276837 
i fear the gas light...

how far can you go on that last cube tho?

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csheriff
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2002 Red Toyota Celica
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2002 Toyota Celica

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Wyoming
Sep 16, 8:10pm - #276838 
ive gone almost 30 miles with no bars before, you can get farther than you think...but i still wouldnt recommend it.


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Polykarb
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Tampa, Florida
Sep 16, 9:48pm - #276839 
The gas light dreads me, especially driving long distances.


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2000 red Toyota Celica GT
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New Jersey
Sep 16, 10:01pm - #276840 
ive seen it a couple times when the gas prices were above 2 bucks..never done it again...that light is almost as evil as the CEL light

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rem
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1228 celica blvd
Sep 16, 10:42pm - #276841 
hey celicaracer you folded in your front License Plate too! hahaha i know 2 people including me that did that, that makes 3 of us lol!

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silverOOgts
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2000 Toyota Celica GTS

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DSM, IA
Sep 16, 11:02pm - #276842 
drove from minneapolis to des moines from empty, put 10 bucks in, made it all the way home. That was like 5 hours i was impressed.


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Washington
Sep 17, 12:00am - #276843 
i sometimes run my gas bars all the way till there are none left...then i get gas...tahts what you get for being a poor kid

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Sep 17, 5:52am - #276844 
Originally Posted by rem
hey celicaracer you folded in your front license plate too! hahaha i know 2 people including me that did that, that makes 3 of us lol!


ya, but now i got this

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1228 celica blvd
Sep 17, 9:58am - #276845 
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by rem
hey celicaracer you folded in your front license plate too! hahaha i know 2 people including me that did that, that makes 3 of us lol!


ya, but now i got this

oh cool. wont cops pull you over

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CaLiGTS
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2001 Toyota Celica

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Bay Area, NorCal
Sep 17, 11:55am - #276846 
I try not to let it go under a quarter of a tank thumbsup


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Sep 17, 2:30pm - #276847 
Originally Posted by rem
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by rem
hey celicaracer you folded in your front license plate too! hahaha i know 2 people including me that did that, that makes 3 of us lol!


ya, but now i got this

oh cool. wont cops pull you over


i already have a story lined up incase i get pulled over, it goes like this after hearing why i dont have a front plate i tell the officer " i was in an accident and my front bumper was mangled, and i lost my front plate, i asked the police on the scene about it and they said that there shouldnt be much of a problem without one" so then ill tell the cop that i never investiaged getting a new one because i wasnt sure how long i would hold onto a broken car

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Sep 17, 2:33pm - #276848 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
i fear the gas light...

how far can you go on that last cube tho?

its more after the last cube to grin
i drived pretty long with out any cubs

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austin tx
Sep 17, 5:05pm - #276849 
i had to replace the fuel pump a month ago...


it was around $400 cry


ever since half tank its like empty for me... i never let it get below half tank


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Sancho
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San Diego, CA
Sep 18, 11:13am - #276850 
I've taken it 10 miles on 1 bar with fuel light on. You can go another 30 miles on 1 bar, but that depends on milage and mods, so don't risk it. I like to take it down low before I get gas again. To me, its like draining your batteries completely before recharging.


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MADERA, CA
Sep 18, 11:23am - #276851 
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by rem
Originally Posted by CelicaRacer05
Originally Posted by rem
hey celicaracer you folded in your front license plate too! hahaha i know 2 people including me that did that, that makes 3 of us lol!


ya, but now i got this

oh cool. wont cops pull you over


i already have a story lined up incase i get pulled over, it goes like this after hearing why i dont have a front plate i tell the officer " i was in an accident and my front bumper was mangled, and i lost my front plate, i asked the police on the scene about it and they said that there shouldnt be much of a problem without one" so then ill tell the cop that i never investiaged getting a new one because i wasnt sure how long i would hold onto a broken car


haha i told a police officer that once.. i was in an accident i just bought this new bumper and havent gotten the new plate to get it drilled in at a shop.. it works so good cool

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New Orleans
Sep 18, 1:05pm - #276852 
i never let mine go under 1/4 usually thumbsup


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RyCeCuBe
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LA 626 area
Sep 20, 5:16am - #276853 
the lowest i've heard was...a gts goin 30 miles w/o any bars. i drove around once w/ no bars but didn't count the miles.


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RookieGTS
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925 Nor Cal
Sep 20, 9:18am - #276854 
1 time i test drove a 2004 auto gts with no gas bars at a dealer and I was punching it and hitting lift everywhere. And still made it back to the dealer spineyes

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Tulsa, OK
Sep 20, 4:29pm - #276855 
B4 I moved to Chiocago my car never went lower than the 1/4th line. Now, I basically stay empty on gas.. Its sooo damn xpensive here. In Oklahoma I would put in $15 and be damn near close a full tank, and here $15 only gets me to the 1/4th line... cry cry cry

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WCB420
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2001 Silver Toyota Celica
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Colorado,USA
Sep 20, 8:01pm - #276856 
yeah my dad got in my car one day, and saw the gas on like 3-4 bars left, he flipped shit about how the fuel pump costs a shit load of money, and how he hates putting them in, because the truck drivers at his work drive on empty, and he is a mechanic so he has to put the gas pumps in, so i would recommend driving that low, lol


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