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Old 12-26-2018, 09:03 AM   #14 (permalink)
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GasDwarf - '13 Volkswagen up! EcoFuel CNG
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They mix both blends on the grid atleast on the biggest manufacturer grid and my local station is closest to the local biofactory so I dont know the grade.
Has to be H-gas with your consumption
It's rather hard work to get the up! below 3 kg on L-gas

Anyway, if it's biogas, you're doing very well
Outside of Belgium -we don't have biogas here- I try to tank biogas whenever I can

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I still have my stock Up wheels with michelin energys if neeed be.
For the periodic technical test , likely


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Slight lowering would be nice but its not economical enough overrall.
BTW, you're not allowed to lower a CNG up! due to R110 regulation
(height of CNG tank above the ground)
The eco up! has VW's Blue Motion Technology, which on a regular petrol up! means it gets lowered a bit, but not so on the CNG version


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Maybe a Pan under the engine as it does not show out if it looks horrible.
You could install an airdam and lower the pan behind that a bit, rather than lowering the whole car

The problem with the up CNG is that it consumes so little that there isn't very much to be gained.
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