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Old 01-07-2013, 02:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Smile Hello Everyone, Newbee to EcoModding

My name is Cris, I became the owner of 98 Honda Civix HX last month and i am looking to improve my MPGs. My goal is to average 45+ and at least 50+ highway. So far i have caculated my first 2 tanks to average 36.5-37 which seem kind of low. I'll make it short for now. But please feel free to point me in the right direction for improvements.

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Old 01-07-2013, 02:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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