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Hmmm A couple of questions regarding my GT.

Six months into my relationship with the GT and things are going well. I love the fact that with a diesel i can drive it the way i want and still manage decent fuel economy.

The GT is my second car and does not get used everyday. I usually put 30 of diesel in the tank every fortnight. I have been putting Shell V-max diesel in the tank on these fill ups on the understanding that it is better for the engine and will reduce build up of soot etc. However, V-max is bloody expensive, and my money is not going as far anymore. Is there any point continuing with the champagne of fuels, or am i being a mug for not using the standard cheap plonk?

I also have an issue regarding the bumper mounted lights at the rear. The foglights / reverse lights on both sides have condensation in them all the time. This does not bother me on an aesthetic level, but i fear it may lead to future problems. Is it worth changing the seals, or will this problem persist anyway. Is there a known quick fix for this issue.

The car is a '54' plate GT JTD with 20,000 miles on the clock.

Many thanks for your help.
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Re: A couple of questions regarding my GT.

I have the same issue with my rear reversing/fog lights. Recently had it serviced by an independent Alfa specialist and he didn't seem concerned. It is a 2004 04 plate.
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Re: A couple of questions regarding my GT.

I'd be interested to know the answer about the fuel too. I collected my new car from the dealer on Friday and I actually asked the question about getting super-diesel fuel vs regular diesel, but the dealer suggested that it wasn't really worth and the car will be fine on the standard fare. It would be interesting to know if anyone had tried both and found a difference.

My GT is too new for the bumper lights problem.
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