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Owner: Clev
The Clunker (retired): 1990 Honda Accord EX sedan
Displacement: 2.2 L
Fuel type: gasoline
Transmission: manual
Curb weight: 2733 lbs
Coefficient of drag: 0.34
Frontal area: 21.28 sq.ft.
Instrumentation: vacuum gauge
Description: Bog-standard 4-door EX-trim sedan, F22A4 engine and 5-speed transmission. Slightly wider than stock tires, 313,200 miles (as of 3/2010).

Getting better than factory mileage despite my nightly climb to my home at 4,675 feet ASL!
Build Thread:
Current Mods: Higher PSI econo-tires (51 psi) pumped up to sidewall max. Manual power antenna override. Vacuum gauge (jury rigged.)

Planned Mods: In order:

1. Vacuum gauge - done 12/4/2008!
2. Temperature gauge (for grille block)
3. Grille block
4. MPGuino - purchased but not assembled
5. Kill-switch for my long downhill in the morning.
6. Clutch switch bypass

Vehicle retired on 3/7/2012--sold on Craigslist. Left the vacuum gauge in the car; maybe the new owner will use it!
Official Fuel Economy Ratings
EPA city 21 mpg(US)
EPA highway 27 mpg(US)
EPA combined 23 mpg(US)

Actual Fuel Economy Performance
Lifetime 34.66 mpg(US)
Last 3 tanks 33.01 mpg(US)
90 days 29.49 mpg(US)
View Fuel Log
Last updated: Sep 16, 2011

Trip Log
Home to Work 0 mpg (US)

(Created: 2008-08-15 15:48:52 / Modified: 2012-03-10 21:39:32)


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