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      11-08-2012, 03:07 AM   #5

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Originally Posted by Gras View Post
Actually that was also one of my concerns as well, what causes more wear. Start/stop function or waiting in traffic light with Drive selected ?
Waiting with Drive in traffic light causes no wear at all. On the contrary the Auto Start/Stop function definetely causes wear on the starter motor and IMHO on the engine as well.
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