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Old 10th October 2009, 01:33   #1
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Default New Vehicle - Should not be driven above 100 KMPH initially - Why?

I've heard many a times that a new vehicle should always be driven below 60-80 KMPH and should never be driven above 100 KMPH for the fiirst 1000-3000 Kms.

Is there any potential for engine damage/malfunction in long run?

Why is that? Is it for normal petrol/diesel engines or even advanced turbocharged petrol/CRDI diesel engines come into this bracket?

Experts - Kindly discuss!
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Your question was been been discussed in this thread - http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/owning...r-new-car.html

Please search.
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Thanks CrackedHead for providing the link. Thread closed.
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