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Old 03-04-2013, 02:51 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by forerunner343 View Post
I've recently purchased a 99 HX, but I don't know much about it so I'm hoping some of you can help me understand how to drive it better. I understand the lean burn for extended highway driving, but I do mostly city driving and I don't know good shifting practices for maximum mpg. Where should I try and keep my RPMs for city driving? Should I try to be in highest gear all the time (if not on an incline)?

i'd answer these questions, but start yer own thread! this is the lean burn tips thread!!!
2000 Honda Civic HX with mild aero mods

2006 Honda Insight
MIMA, FAS, no passenger sideview mirror, race style drivers mirror, front and rear underbody aero, temporary front air dam
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