View Single Post
Old 03-16-2008, 11:48 PM   #8 (permalink)
MetroMPG
Batman Junior
 
MetroMPG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: 1000 Islands, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 21,771

Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
Team Metro
Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

MPGiata - '90 Mazda Miata
90 day: 53.56 mpg (US)

Winter beater Metro - '00 Chevrolet Metro
90 day: 61.98 mpg (US)

Fancy Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
90 day: 58.72 mpg (US)

Even Fancier Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
90 day: 66.29 mpg (US)
Thanks: 3,484
Thanked 6,282 Times in 3,251 Posts
Treb: good link. You can buy the Arduino as a DIY kit to assemble as well, but I'm not sure what the price is.

Daox - that about sums up my position = interest + some programming ability.

Let's see if anyone else dives in. If not, I was thinking of getting myself an ar/boarduino anyway, just to play with.

EDIT: forgot to comment on the OBD2 issue - the nice thing about the MID is it's universal to any vehicle with fuel injection. I figure people who have an OBD2 vehicle would just get themselves a ScanGauge anyway (unless this turned out to be significantly less money for equivalent functionality).
__________________
Latest mods: 3-cylinder Mitsubishi Mirage. EcoMods now in progress...
Ecodriving test:
Manual vs. automatic transmission MPG showdown



EcoModder
has launched a forum for the efficient new Mitsubishi Mirage
www.MetroMPG.com - fuel efficiency info for Geo Metro owners
www.ForkenSwift.com - electric car conversion on a beer budget
  Reply With Quote