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post #1 of 3 Old 03-22-2009, 03:06 PM Thread Starter
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This would be why you need to hand calculate your mileage....This was about an 80 mile trip cruising at 80-90mph.Screw that I'm gettin 53.7mpg. Hahaha. Judging by the fuel gauge I'm guessing when I hand calculate I'll get my usual 15-17mpg.

This was about 60 miles into it when I got stopped behind an accident.


This was after I finally got pulled in the driveway.

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lol wow. that's dumb
do you think it's your tune that's messing with that part of the computer or what?



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Yeah. The way it figures out MPG is based off how much throttle you are giving it. I just loaded up another tune and the throttle is super touchy. It has a lot of fuel at little throttle. Going down the highway it was like I wasn't even on it. And I was close, hand calculated it was 16.4.

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SCT Livewire w/ various custom tunes
AFE stage 2
Super 66 Turbo
4" straight pipe
Modded IDM
Automatic trans: PI Converter, tugger kit
Leveling Kit w/ 35's
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