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Old 06-17-2009, 08:39 PM   #21 (permalink)
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MPG-self explanatory
I use LOD when I can DWL. I use LP to keep my self in closed loop on acceleration whenever possible. GPH is mostly just gee-whiz info, I haven't though what else to put in that spot. I don't generally try to maintain constant mpg during acceleration, just during steady driving. Brief low mpg during acceleration followed by coasting seems to give the best average mpg.

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Old 06-17-2009, 10:14 PM   #22 (permalink)
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I have 6 items I want to see:

Big Current MPG on MPGuino

car has OEM tachometer


Current MPG lets me see how things are adding up.
Tachometer - a must for shift points
MPG - for instant readout
LOD - watching to keep around 75 during pulse
VLT - i have starting issues of volts drops to 11
FWT - I have found FE is better if I don't push the engine hard until it's over 148f

also: sometimes I will swap out VLT for an x-gauge of current trip average speed.
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Old 07-26-2009, 02:45 PM   #23 (permalink)
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...this question sounds like an excellent candidate to be POLL response, ie: select the four items you typically display.

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