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Forum: Fuel Efficiency & Emissions

Discuss tips and techniques for getting the most from a gallon of gas. And share your concerns about what comes out of the tailpipe.

  1. Dangers of Over Inflating Tires

    There have been many postings offering recommendations regarding increasing tire inflation to increase fuel economy. There have also been many...

    Started by vtr5955‎, 05-23-2011 03:33 PM
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  2. body kit, sound system to a hybrid

    Hello, I am very interested in getting an 08 civic hybrid. I am young and care about the environment and getting good mpg I have a couple...

    Started by kylem4711‎, 05-12-2008 08:02 AM
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    12-16-2012 01:40 PM Go to last post
  3. What's the actual mpg for all hybrids?

    For all you hybrid owners out there. What's the mpg you're getting. I'm interested in know since I want to purchase a hybrid myself. Just fill in...

    Started by ‎, 09-02-2005 05:17 AM
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    12-05-2012 03:37 AM Go to last post
  4. Manual Transmission

    I would like to see a car maker build a hybrid or purely electric vehicle that has a shifter & a clutch. I have tried driving an automatic, it...

    Started by Drive a Stick shift‎, 08-02-2008 11:27 AM
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    11-09-2012 06:44 PM Go to last post
  5. Best Tires?

    I have a 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid. I have been getting about 50MPG but I just replaced the factory tires and I dropped by about 7 MPG. I coulld not...

    Started by BUCKEYEINWV‎, 10-06-2008 04:58 AM
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    10-18-2012 08:37 PM Go to last post
  6. Hybrids and cold weather

    Hi. It's getting about that time for me to buy a new car, my first car that will be all my own, and I'm thinking of a hybrid suv. However, I live...

    Started by nader0903‎, 04-03-2008 02:58 AM
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    06-30-2012 05:46 PM Go to last post
  7. 2005 Honda Civic Hybrid for Sale

    2005 Honda Civic Hybrid. 98,000 freeway miles, used as a commuter car and it never let me down! Owned by a non-smoker, and very clean. Always...

    Started by kstem4‎, 05-21-2012 09:53 PM
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    05-21-2012 09:53 PM Go to last post
  8. DIY hybrid conversion

    new to forum, sorry if this is a mispost Ok, as a monumental project, I have decided to convert my gas guzzling 1969 firebird into i believe what...

    Started by code_490‎, 02-22-2007 10:28 AM
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    04-23-2012 07:15 PM Go to last post
  9. Why mileage seems so low these days

    First let me say I love my prius. Now let me ask why my 1993 Honda Civic SI which had about 135 HP was able to get MPGs of 36 to 41 but my new...

    Started by ‎, 01-13-2006 01:00 AM
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    04-16-2012 05:44 PM Go to last post
  10. Reality check- hybrids, fuel efficiency

    Well, some people think hybrids are the greatest thing since sliced bread. And maybe they have a point . But let's get something straight. When...

    Started by ‎, 03-11-2005 04:42 AM
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    04-11-2012 01:31 AM Go to last post
  11. Mileage at highway speeds (75+ mph)

    I've read a lot about mileage on this site for people driving in the city and for people driving on the highway at 65 mph. I'm planning on buying a...

    Started by ‎, 01-02-2006 11:15 PM
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    04-03-2012 09:28 PM Go to last post
  12. Mileage Tips: Engine Start-up & Warm-up

    In the Mileage section of this site, you advise drivers not to allow their car time to warm before driving. I disagree. First, this wears heavily...

    Started by ‎, 05-10-2006 06:02 PM
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    03-17-2012 10:53 AM Go to last post
  13. Hybrid Vehicle Emissions

    Hybrid Vehicle emissions today are getting close to or even lower than the recommended level set by the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency). The...

    Started by manojjonam10‎, 10-01-2008 05:55 AM
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    03-17-2012 10:48 AM Go to last post
  14. Help Design North America’s Next Great Vehicle!

    Automobile designers want your input on a vehicle that is being planned for North America in 2012. If you have ever wanted to tell manufacturers how...

    Started by pamr79‎, 04-03-2010 02:15 AM
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    03-17-2012 10:40 AM Go to last post
  15. Hybrids in the mountains

    I am wondering if hybrids efficiency decreases when in the Rocky Mountains? It seems to me that mileage might decrease when climbing to 11,000+...

    Started by SusanR.Halama‎, 08-05-2008 09:55 PM
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    03-17-2012 03:06 AM Go to last post
  16. Old vs. new

    According to EPA.gov figures obtained a few minutes ago, a 2009 Honda Civic hybrid has 'new MPG' of 40/45. 'New MPG' of a 1984 Honda Civic CRX is /...

    Started by oldtimer1‎, 09-22-2009 06:19 AM
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    03-15-2012 04:56 PM Go to last post
  17. BAD GAS!

    Last week I filled up at the Hess station in Disney World for the trip back to the Keys. I got the WORST fuel economy I have seen in 5 years of...

    Started by Chiefbeal‎, 05-03-2011 09:22 PM
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    03-15-2012 03:50 PM Go to last post
  18. Where are the fuel-efficient trucks?

    I need to trade for a new vehicle, and would like something that is very fuel-efficient. I would also like something that I can take fishing, or move...

    Started by GrandPixel‎, 04-28-2011 08:05 PM
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    03-15-2012 03:49 PM Go to last post
  19. Best Oil for MPG - 8.7% increase?

    I found this Blog with excellent charts and such. I saw one HCH owner saying Mobil 1 is the way to go - but not according to these charts! ...

    Started by ‎, 02-28-2005 07:24 PM
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    01-13-2012 03:04 AM Go to last post
  20. Designing small SI engine for hybrid project

    Hi! We are a group of 3 swedish students who are doing a project in our university. We wish to design a fuel efficient and low friction four...

    Started by laui‎, 09-25-2007 02:40 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    01-08-2012 06:42 AM Go to last post

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