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Old 14 Aug 2014, 07:34 pm
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Who is busa?


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You could use the method that BUSA uses to avoid burning gas in your PT. don't drive it!
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3. avoid wind resistance by not adding sunroof deflectors, hood bug deflectors, or dare I say it the sexy spoiler. ...
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Only drive down hill....
Tailgate a tractor-trailer...
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here's how i increase my mileage. see attached.
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Old 16 Aug 2014, 10:26 am
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Confucius say "man who drive PT Cruiser downhill must eventually go back up"!


well there goes that idea of getting improved MPG?
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Old 16 Aug 2014, 10:34 am
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last night i got 24.6 in a 1992 mustang with a 4.10 gear driving 80miles@75-85mph with 2 adults and a kid + 50lbs of parts in the back of the car. just thought i'd share :P

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here's how i increase my mileage. see attached.
THAT IS SIMPLY WRONG WRONG WRONG
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here come the dumb post that will end this thread.
Buy a Hybrid
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