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Owner: xbUser
xB Commuter: 2004 Scion xB
Displacement: 1.5 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Transmission: manual
Curb weight: 2500 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 3.5
Frontal area: 0 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: ScanGauge
Description: Daily Commuter
Build Thread:
Current Mods: 44psi General Altimax HP tires (for cheap & quiet)
Castrol 5-30W motor oil (less friction than 10-30W, much cheaper than syn oil)
Bosch platinum spark plug ($2 each, cheap and last)
Lower grille blocked (the fan is on too much in city driving if both grills are blocked, Lower grille blocked is cooler than upper grille blocked)
Mobil1 synthetic gear oil
Scangauge II (gives me 7.5% mpg boost and drive faster)
Install rear Monroe shocks for smoother ride.

Planned Mods: My goal is 40+mpg consistenty, 45mpg max.
Install fiber rear pan.
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 27 mpg(US)
EPA highway 32 mpg(US)
EPA combined 29 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 40.76 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 42.48 mpg(US)
90 days 40.76 mpg(US)
View Fuel Log
Last updated: Sep 12, 2008

(Created: 2008-07-02 10:46:28 / Modified: 2008-09-12 21:24:38)

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