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Old 03-13-2009, 08:48 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm back!

So, after an extended absence I'm back! (not really an introduction, that was done like 9 months ago when I first came here)

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Old 03-13-2009, 08:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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CM400E - '81 Honda CM400E
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Welcome back. Where did you go?
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Old 03-13-2009, 09:02 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Traveling the world testing the MPG of different cars!

Just kidding, had a lot going on in my life (still do) and was getting disappointed that I didn't have a good work space or time to work on my car but I'm looking at possibly buying a house after the wedding and I'd like to make it a priority again.

That and I found myself getting like 33mpg tanks of the winter and it made me sad.
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Old 03-13-2009, 09:21 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Blackfly - '98 Geo Metro
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Last 3: 70.09 mpg (US)

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90 day: 53.67 mpg (US)

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You know you're an ecomodder when... "it made me sad."

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Old 03-13-2009, 07:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Glad you're back.

My mpg took a "winter hit" too. Just give yourself credit for your efforts - whatever your winter mpg was, it would have been lower without your attention to fuel economy. Ya have to take the good with the bad, make lemonade, etc.

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