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I have a 1979 280ce U.S. The car is in great shape and feels like it runs good and I was wondering what kind of gas mileage I should be getting.
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i drive the hell out of my car and ive dipped under 14 a couple times, but im usually at 15.6


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It doesn't like 87 octane at all. On 87 I get about 10MPG, on 93 I get 15MPG.

'79 280CE with 226,000 miles
'76 240D 4 speed with 190,000
'85 300D Turbo with 266,000 miles


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