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Old 03-27-2017, 01:31 PM   #108 (permalink)
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Absolutely it does! Most people who track their fuel economy long term see clear seasonal patterns in consumption, despite driving the same route.

SAE even has a temperature correction factor that is applied to fuel consumption to standardize results of tests done at different points on the thermometer.
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