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Old 04-29-2014, 01:42 PM   #31 (permalink)
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I've considered it. I've proposed it. I've let it go.

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Transmission type Efficiency
Manual neutral engine off.100% @MPG <----- Fun Fact.
Manual 1:1 gear ratio .......98%
CVT belt ............................88%
Automatic .........................86%

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