THAT'S NOT TRUE AT ALL (I can also type in all caps to make myself sound more authoritative, but in this case I can present evidence). Every other modern vehicle I've owned (since the dawn of fuel injection) has had a reserve of ~2 gallons after dte=0 or E. Subaru, Ford, Jeep, you name it. It's what I'd call "common knowledge," but like common sense I guess it ain't all that common.
Today I filled up when the warning said that I had 26 miles to empty & I've been getting 19.7 mpg. It took 16.8 gals. so that says to me I have a SLIGHT bit of leeway with the miles to empty. Al
I’m sure it’s been asked and answered but taking too long to find it. What’s the mileage we get once the gauge shows empty?
How Far Can a Subaru Forester Go On Empty? In general, you can drive Subaru Forster for around 34 to 38 miles with an empty tank. It has a tank capacity of 16 to 18 US gallons. Also, the fuel light illuminates when the tank has 2.4 to 2.7 US gallons of fuel left.
I bought a used Suburban, with the 42 gallon tank, and leaky fuel lines. Fuel hardlines were well rusted, so I decided to replace all the lines. I'm replacing the fuel pump and sending unit, since it's the original with 142k miles on it, and I've got the tank pulled anyway. I disconnected at the...
Cry somewhere else.