18/09/03 BY GERRY
With the price of gasoline being several dollars a gallon, it is important to get the best possible gas mileage. There are several things you can do to ensure that your vehicle maintains the optimum gas mileage.
Make sure your tires are properly inflated. Studies have shown that properly inflated tires can increase your gas mileage by 3.3%. You can find the recommended tire pressure on a sticker located on the inside of your driver’s side doorjamb.
Also, drive the speed limit. Driving faster than the speed limit will increase your consumption of gas.
Another way drivers are able to get better gas mileage is to make sure the engine is properly tuned. This can be anything from fixing a check engine light to changing air filters regularly. By making sure you car is properly tuned, you can increase your gas mileage anywhere from 4-10%.
Visit Auto World today and let us take a look at your vehicle so we can give you even more suggestions to help you get better gas mileage and save more money at the pump.