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Old 03-21-2013, 12:05 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Grandpa's Caprice (retired) - '84 Chevrolet Caprice Classic
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90 day: 14.13 mpg (US)

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I suggest you accelerate slower and keep the load on the engine low; If you have a ScanGauge II or other on-board gauge this is easier/quicker to learn. Try to keep the load under 20, 15-20 at the highest (Though YMMV depending on the vehicle, I'm basing this on the Caravan I drive.) You may also attach pizza pans to the hubcaps though they might start rusting quickly if not painted. Also, 50 PSI may or may not be the most fuel-efficient tire PSI for your car; It may be best to test the FC for various tire pressures.

Edit/Update: Find what works for you and your car and locality while staying safe.

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