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Old 09-08-2007, 06:29 PM   #1
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Best commute MPG yet!

Got 27.903 this tank. Not too impressive by this site's standards, I know. But that's a 2mpg improvement from last tank, and 3.2mpg from the tank before that. I've had many trips in the mid-30's (best was over 38, most averaged around 33-34), it's just my in-town driving with shorter hops, odd low-speed streets, and parking lots that's been dragging my down. This gives me hope though! I've been going through a lot of the low-speed and parking lot tips, we'll see if I can possibly top 28mpg this tank?

'67 Mustang - out of commission after an accident
'00 Echo - DD
'11 Kia Rio - Wife's DD
'09 Harley Nightster - 48mpg and 1/4 miles in the 12's
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Old 09-08-2007, 06:33 PM   #2
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Time is the best teacher. Unfortunately it kills all its students.

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Old 09-08-2007, 07:23 PM   #3
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How can anyone not be happy about a 10+ % increase ?
Short trips or not - You're on the right track , keep at it !!
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Old 09-08-2007, 11:55 PM   #4
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Yay! I'll bet your SVT ECU/PCM is going "but I want to add more gas!!!! What is up with the meat-bag behind the steering wheel?!?!?!? If I didn't need his eyeballs to get around, I'd replace him another computer like me!".

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