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Old 10-09-2008, 08:45 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by cfg83 View Post
In the 2008/10/08 test, I wasn't being smart and did some strategic EOC, so I am sure that it contributed to the higher % (when you turn the key to the off position, the car odometer stops, but the GPS keeps right on chugging).
Kudos on your accuracy! I really need to do this

So the Odometer quits when the key is out? Weird -- I didn't know that some cars did this. It makes sense if the intention is to tow the car behind a motorhome as many Saturns are designed to do.

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