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Old 27 Jan 2013, 03:30 pm
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Default Need help with MPG!

After some recent mods my MPG has gone down. I'm thinking it may have something to so with aerodynamics or rolling resistance. I took a pic of the car on the highway. Maybe you guys could help me out?




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Old 27 Jan 2013, 03:32 pm
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Na, everything looks fine to me
It's just a heavy foot
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Old 27 Jan 2013, 03:39 pm
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The higher you go, the harder the wind blows!
Go higher, and with the jet stream!
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Old 27 Jan 2013, 05:16 pm
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everything looks good to me in fact it looks AWESOME to me wish i had me some of that
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Old 27 Jan 2013, 05:57 pm
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The air should be thinner up there ha ha. And the air under neath. Should have more clearance to escape. So I'm thinking it must be driving habits!
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Old 27 Jan 2013, 08:57 pm
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HAVE ANY OF YOU EVER WORKED ON A CAR BEFORE! SHAME ON YOU GIVING THIS MAN THE WRONG ANSWERS! SERIOUSLY!?!

dude.......its your blinker fluid! its low, fill it and youll get prius MPGs :-D
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Old 28 Jan 2013, 10:41 am
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HAVE ANY OF YOU EVER WORKED ON A CAR BEFORE! SHAME ON YOU GIVING THIS MAN THE WRONG ANSWERS! SERIOUSLY!?!

dude.......its your blinker fluid! its low, fill it and youll get prius MPGs :-D
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Old 28 Jan 2013, 04:05 pm
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yes thats the problem right there they probably used napa brand which doesnt have the same viscosity.
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Old 28 Jan 2013, 06:25 pm
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Just take it out of 4 Lo and the mileage may go up a tad!
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Old 28 Jan 2013, 10:08 pm
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it needs a too-tall-fin! more downforce!!!!
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