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Old 10-19-2012, 02:30 PM   #7 (permalink)
JRMichler
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Nameless - '06 GMC Canyon
90 day: 37.45 mpg (US)

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When I was experimenting with a block heater, I tied off the extension cord to a nail on the garage wall. Then I tied off the block heater cord right behind the connector, and lubricated the connector with wax.

Then, when I drove off without unplugging, it just unplugged itself with no damage.
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06 Canyon: The vacuum gauge plus wheel covers helped increase summer 2015 mileage to 38.5 MPG, while summer 2016 mileage was 38.6 MPG without the wheel covers. Drove 33,021 miles 2016-2018 at 35.00 MPG.

22 Maverick: Summer 2022 burned 62.74 gallons in 3145.1 miles for 50.1 MPG.
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