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Old 12-15-2008, 07:10 PM   #31 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
2. You should have the SG set to "hybrid" as fuel type so it stays on longer when it detects the engine has stopped.
Thanks metro I will do that

dude, you're going 50 on I-75.
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Old 12-15-2008, 08:57 PM   #32 (permalink)
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I love starting my Civic out of my driveway in 3rd or 4th, as it just needs a slight roll to get started, then I can pretty much let it idle it's way up to 15mph without touching the gas... it's probably not good on the engine, but o'well.

Once I get to 15mph, I can be in 3rd gear idling anyway (1000RPM) so I just give it some light gas and go.

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