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Old 12-01-2017, 09:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Lorelai - '05 Subaru Outback XT
90 day: 21.7 mpg (US)

Delilah - '10 Subaru Outback
90 day: 24.1 mpg (US)
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Broke the 30mpg barrier

Iím fairly new to hypermiling and ecomodding but I finally got my Subaru Outback over 30mpg with my best tank yet at 31.07mpg! It was done with about half rural/small town driving and half highway now to see if I can squeeze 35mpg out of her.

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Old 12-03-2017, 09:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Cibbie - '88 Honda CBR 250R
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90 day: 54.39 mpg (US)

Rarity - '06 Honda Accord EX V6
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90 day: 41.08 mpg (US)

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Sounds like a success to me! Please use my profile picture as encouragement to do better.
What techniques did you use?

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Old 12-03-2017, 09:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Lorelai - '05 Subaru Outback XT
90 day: 21.7 mpg (US)

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90 day: 24.1 mpg (US)
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Just a grill block over inflated tires and coasting when ever possible and other hypermiling techniques. Iím thinking about a kill switch for eoc which should help since I drive rural country often where I would feel comfortable using it.
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Old 12-03-2017, 02:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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little jona - '91 Dodge D 250 first gen cummins LE
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Last 3: 24.65 mpg (US)

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90 day: 22.62 mpg (US)

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DWL (driving with load ). This is a big one that teaches concervation of momentum. A vacuum gage is a big fule saver.
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Old 12-03-2017, 04:12 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Oh yeah I forgot to mention I have a scanguage that was the biggest help for fuel mileage yet and I do drive with a target mpg in mind similar to driving with a load.
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Josie - '87 Toyota Pickup
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Getting 30+ in a Subaru is damned hard. I never managed it. My son did once, but he took it on a long trip and drove at modest speeds.
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Old 01-18-2018, 06:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
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31.07 American? Damn good effort.
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Old 01-18-2018, 06:52 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Well done to get 30 mpg.

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