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Old 12-27-2009, 10:52 PM   #8 (permalink)
Mustang Dave
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Trigger - '07 Ford Mustang V6 Premium Coupe
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90 day: 33.47 mpg (US)

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90 day: 18.13 mpg (US)

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Originally Posted by rmay635703 View Post
I believe you are probably missing EOC, that is the only way I know of to get your FE significantly above epa....
EOC is, in my experience, not the only way to get one's FE significantly above EPA estimates. I've never used EOC with any of my vehicles. Nor do I P&G, DWL or draft. The only time I ever got under highway EPA with my Mustang was when I ran it in the "barn" to charge the battery during its first Winter.
YMMV
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The presence of traffic is the single most complicating factor of hypermiling. I know what I'm going to do, it's contending with whatever the hell all these other people are going to do that makes things hard.

Last edited by Mustang Dave; 12-28-2009 at 05:56 PM..
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