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Old 03-02-2009, 02:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, all! I'm new over here, and fairly new to the ecomodding world. I'm a penniless grad student in Columbia, SC with a 1999 Buick LeSabre sporting a ScanGauge II (Thanks, grandparents!), upper grille block, and smooth wheel covers.

Looking forward to learning more about getting better MPG's from my car (last tank was 31 mpg, 80/20 highway/city)!

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Old 03-02-2009, 02:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 03-02-2009, 02:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 03-02-2009, 08:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I'm surprised the Buick didn't come with an onboard MPG gauge. No matter, the SG is more useful.

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Old 03-03-2009, 08:49 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Thanks, people!

It's the base-model Buick. No bells or whistles you couldn't find on a modern economy car. No, the faux-wood trim and cushy seats you wouldn't.

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