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2004 Passat Familiar Manual (5 speed) Fuel-up Log

2004 Volkswagen Passat
Property of curro. Added Aug 10 2013

Showing all fuel-ups and notes


Jun 27 2021

Mostly hwy driving to Guadalupe River State Park and back going 75 to 85 MPH and cargo carrier/fully loaded, plus some bumpier to bumper traffic due to accidents on I-10. Added around 2 oz of Hot Shot LX4.

  • 705.0
  • 21.393
  • $2.548
  • $54.51
  • 33.0

Added by curro on Jun 28 2021 at 6:59 pm


Jun 13 2021

No additives. Mostly trip to Dallas and back going 75 to 85 MPH. No additives.

  • 630.0
  • 17.872
  • $2.759
  • $49.31
  • 35.3

Added by curro on Jun 16 2021 at 9:01 am


May 31 2021

Added 2 oz of Hot Shot Secret LX4 Lubricity Extreme

  • 566.0
  • 17.238
  • $2.629
  • $45.32
  • 32.8

Added by curro on Jun 7 2021 at 10:43 pm


May 14 2021

City traffic with frequent stop and go. Added 2 oz of Hot Shot Lubricity Extreme.

  • 603.0
  • 18.230
  • $2.499
  • $45.56
  • 33.1

Added by curro on May 15 2021 at 10:56 pm


Apr 24 2021

Includes three partial fuel ups. Includes trip to Huntsville State Park with four bikes on the back rack. Added 2 oz of Hot Shot Lubricity Extreme LX4.

  • 791.0
  • 23.526
  • $2.624
  • $61.73
  • 33.6

Added by curro on Apr 25 2021 at 9:43 pm


Apr 4 2021

Includes trip to Inks Lake State Park and back with cargo carrier and fully loaded car (four passengers) going around 75 MPH. Includes a partial fuel-up of 7 gallons. Added 2 oz of Hot Shot's Secret LX4 Lubricity Extreme

  • 861.0
  • 24.831
  • $2.688
  • $66.75
  • 34.7

Added by curro on Apr 4 2021 at 11:45 pm


Mar 21 2021

Used Exxon Synergy Diesel Efficient. No additives. Mostly hwy. miles trip to Denton and back.

  • 688.0
  • 18.481
  • $2.699
  • $49.88
  • 37.2

Added by curro on Mar 22 2021 at 10:30 pm


Mar 14 2021

No fuel additives.

  • 555.0
  • 16.686
  • $2.508
  • $41.85
  • 33.3

Added by curro on Mar 18 2021 at 11:51 am


Feb 23 2021

No additives. Mostly going back and forth to school. New re-manufactured alternator was installed on 2/22/21 at 249,550 miles.

  • 588.0
  • 16.756
  • $2.199
  • $36.85
  • 35.1

Added by curro on Feb 24 2021 at 8:07 am


Jan 18 2021

Trip from home to Dallas and back with Mobil Delvac 1300 Super 15W-40 (synthetic blend diesel engine oil) using it short term for cleaning purposes. Previous tank has 8 oz of Hot Shot's Secret Diesel Extreme (added at around 249K miles on the engine). Going mostly 75 MPH (one driver, no load).

  • 428.0
  • 11.588
  • $2.116
  • $24.52
  • 36.9

Added by curro on Jan 18 2021 at 8:41 pm


Dec 31 2020

No additives. Trip from Gunnison, CO to Amarillo, TX. Very mountainous driving. Temperatures in the 20s F.

  • 662.0
  • 16.076
  • $2.099
  • $33.74
  • 41.2

Added by curro on Jan 3 2021 at 10:03 am


Dec 27 2020

Trip from Amarillo to Gunnison, CO and surrounding areas. Mostly mountainous roads (gaining elevation). Added around 3 oz of Hot Shots Diesel fuel additive.

  • 600.0
  • 15.242
  • $2.389
  • $36.41
  • 39.4

Added by curro on Dec 27 2020 at 10:12 pm


Dec 26 2020

Trip from Houston to Amarillo averaging 73 MPH with mostly unfavorable winds. Added around 3 oz of Hot Shots Winter Diesel Additive.

  • 616.0
  • 16.467
  • $2.099
  • $34.56
  • 37.4

Added by curro on Dec 27 2020 at 10:09 pm


Dec 23 2020

No additives.

  • 388.0
  • 10.496
  • $2.059
  • $21.61
  • 37.0

Added by curro on Jan 3 2021 at 9:57 am


Nov 24 2020

Trip to Garner State Park and back. Mostly I-10 going 75 MPH with cargo carrier and some head winds. Added 12 oz of two stroke oil.

  • 694.0
  • 18.981
  • $1.710
  • $32.46
  • 36.6

Added by curro on Nov 24 2020 at 10:59 pm


Nov 14 2020

No fuel additives

  • 649.0
  • 18.026
  • $1.759
  • $31.71
  • 36.0

Added by curro on Nov 14 2020 at 10:16 pm


Sep 4 2020

Includes trip to Dallas area and back going 75 to 80 MPH. Added 12 oz of two stroke oil (ash-less)

  • 689.0
  • 17.871
  • $1.999
  • $35.72
  • 38.6

Added by curro on Sep 4 2020 at 4:46 pm


Aug 23 2020

Includes round trip to Kerrville going mostly 75 - 80 MPH. Added 12 oz of two stroke oil (ashless). This is fuel-up includes a partial fill.

  • 797.0
  • 21.266
  • $2.010
  • $42.74
  • 37.5

Added by curro on Aug 24 2020 at 7:21 pm


Aug 8 2020

From Amarillo, TX to home with mostly head winds. No additives added.

  • 648.0
  • 17.765
  • $1.967
  • $34.94
  • 36.5

Added by curro on Aug 15 2020 at 11:51 am


Aug 6 2020

From Black Canyon National Park to Rocky National Park via Glenwood Springs/Grand Lake and then down to Amarillo, TX (downhill the end segment).

  • 860.0
  • 21.131
  • $1.832
  • $38.71
  • 40.7

Added by curro on Aug 15 2020 at 11:49 am


Aug 2 2020

All mountainous driving from Colorado Springs to Montrose, CO and around Black Canyon National Park, Ouray, Silverton. ~2 oz of Howes

  • 680.0
  • 17.487
  • $1.999
  • $34.96
  • 38.9

Added by curro on Aug 15 2020 at 11:48 am


Jul 28 2020

Amarillo, TX to Colorado Springs, CO + up/down mountains. 3.5 Oz of Howes

  • 527.0
  • 14.321
  • $1.999
  • $28.63
  • 36.8

Added by curro on Aug 15 2020 at 11:46 am


Jul 25 2020

Houston to Amarillo, TX going mostly 75 to 80 MPH. No additives added.

  • 680.0
  • 17.478
  • $1.879
  • $32.84
  • 38.9

Added by curro on Aug 15 2020 at 11:45 am


Jul 21 2020

Added 12 oz of two stroke oil and ~4 oz of Howes Meaner Power Kleaner.

  • 584.0
  • 16.618
  • $1.639
  • $27.24
  • 35.1

Added by curro on Jul 22 2020 at 3:48 pm


Jun 21 2020

Includes trip to Guadalupe River State Park and back Usual 75 MPH majority). Added 12 oz of two stroke oil (ashless) and 4 oz of Howe's diesel additive.

  • 762.0
  • 20.284
  • $1.711
  • $34.71
  • 37.6

Added by curro on Jun 21 2020 at 10:39 pm


May 26 2020

Mostly driving to Denton and back. Highway speeds in the 80 MPH range for the most part. In Denton the car got a new fuel filter, oil/filter change and transmission fluid change (50/50 Redline Shockproof Superlight and MT-LV), air filter and cabin filter.

  • 673.0
  • 17.120
  • $0.999
  • $17.10
  • 39.3

Added by curro on May 26 2020 at 11:08 pm


Mar 21 2020

Included two partial fuelings in order to use BG 245 Premium Diesel Fuel System Cleaner (11 oz. can) for maximum impact. Last full fuel up included 12 oz of two stroke oil.

  • 820.0
  • 22.697
  • $1.998
  • $45.35
  • 36.1

Added by curro on Mar 22 2020 at 9:48 pm


Feb 26 2020

No additives. Driving in heavy traffic to school and back.

  • 600.0
  • 17.275
  • $2.399
  • $41.44
  • 34.7

Added by curro on Feb 26 2020 at 11:10 pm


Feb 9 2020

Added 12 oz of two stroke oil. City traffic includes frequent school zone and construction driving.

  • 654.0
  • 18.122
  • $2.499
  • $45.29
  • 36.1

Added by curro on Feb 9 2020 at 11:56 am


Jan 23 2020

Drives to school are increasing city traffic %. Added 12 oz of two stroke oil and 3 oz of Howes diesel additive (non-winter formula).

  • 654.0
  • 18.178
  • $2.339
  • $42.52
  • 36.0

Added by curro on Jan 23 2020 at 4:27 pm


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