How To Improve Your Car's Gas Mileage
They are some of the things you can do to ensure improved gas mileage for your car
1- As your speed increases, your aerodynamic drag increases in an exponential
fashion. Driving 62 mph (100 km/h) vs 75 mph (120 km/h) will reduce fuel
consumption by about 15%.
2- Keep tire air pressure at the level recommended by your vehicle manufacturer. A
single tire under inflated by 2 PSI, increases fuel consumption by 1%.
3- When the air conditioner is on it puts extra load on the engine forcing more
fuel to be used (by about 20%). The defrost position on most vehicles also uses
the air conditioner.
your speed under 55 mph (88 kpm) or to the speed recommended by your car’s manufacturer.
the roof rack or trunk with heavy construction materials.
the life of your car, but especially during breakin. The oil pressure generated
by doing so may not be sending oil to every part of your engine.
for the first few hours of driving.
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