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Old 11-30-2017, 03:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by beefystud View Post
i have a 92 civic vx , the fuel economy is about 32.5-37.5 with a 5 to 1 city/highway , i would like to get this average to about 38-40 ala factory specs

even with all these "refreshments" i can still feel the power cut out or "sputter' for a mili-second when cruising at highway speeds i feel like this maybe directly related to my lack luster economy.
Isn't that just the car going into lean burn? Also, you say you are doing 80% city 20% highway, am I reading that right? If that's the case, then your fuel economy doesn't sound too bad.

I would strongly recommend cleaning the egr valve and passages. Lean burn Hondas tend to clog those up.
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