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Old 04-18-2013, 06:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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How many weekends we waited for to know fuel economy improvement with new thermostat?
I got +5% mpg in the Seat Leon. And almost +9% in winter when temperatures went from 0 to 10C when using climate heat.

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Old 04-19-2013, 07:37 AM   #12 (permalink)
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How many weekends we waited for to know fuel economy improvement with new thermostat?
I got +5% mpg in the Seat Leon. And almost +9% in winter when temperatures went from 0 to 10C when using climate heat.
I've done 2.75 tanks since fitted (in the fuel log for the car..), I think..

no mpg improvement on first one

back to usual area on 2nd

and the Radiator burst 1/2 way through the current one.

my temper is rising, although my mpg may not be..

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