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Old 08-03-2009, 07:01 AM   #1
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New Member From Missouri

I was recommended this site from another website called and since I notice that a lot of people are doing their darnest to find ways to save gas, I thought I'd join to see what people are doing, so greetings from Missouri.

I own a 2008 Toyota Tundra and plan on doing some mods on it to save gas, however before I decide to do any changes, I have been practicing my muscle memory on using better driving habits , such as not stepping on it, and taking advantage of hills and the terrain around me to get the maximize mileage I can and it has already started to pay off and I noticed it more when I let me wife drive my truck, because when she drives to the same city my truck comes back with a 1/4 tank and I return with half a tank full, driving the same mileage., so I think the place for me to start is driving habits.

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Old 08-03-2009, 07:27 AM   #2
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Welcome aboard - there is all kinds of information starting with simple stuff (driving habits) to some pretty extreme aerodynamic and engine modifications.

Hope you enjoy your stay!

-Bob C.

Think you are saving gas? Prove it by starting a Gas Log, then conduct a proper experiment.
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Old 08-09-2009, 04:05 PM   #3
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Welcome to the site! There is a wealth of information and very knowledgeable folk who are will to help. Enjoy!!
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Old 08-09-2009, 10:38 PM   #4
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+1 on the driving habits, lowglow. I've managed some amazing mileage feats with my unmodified cars. I had a 75 mpg leg for 40 miles from Truckee CA to Reno NV, a 59 mpg run for 165 miles from Gallup NM to Tuba City AZ, and a 51.5 mpg run for 1213 miles from Gallup to the Bay Area. All done in my unmodified Scion xB by changing my driving habits.
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