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As crude prices rise, so do prices at Peninsula pumps

...up her SUV in Kenai last week, said her family just bought a new truck to try and make a gallon go further. "Its gas mileage is supposed to be better and it's not," she said. "It's going to be hard for us." Over the last few months...
Buckle up for another 'Fast' ride

...nitrous-oxide jet engine in my car. Of course, now I drive a Prius, so something like that might play hell with my gas mileage. When the first "Fast and Furious" movie came out, I remember predicting that it would find its success on basic...
Answer on river is a speed limit

...problem by not injecting fuel until that piston goes past the exhaust port. One big payoff for this is nearly double the gas mileage, and very little unburnt hydrocarbon in the exhaust, so less pollution. That unburned exhaust would then mix with...
Once again, time to brace for pain at the pump

...the blow. First and foremost is conservation. Obviously, newer, technologically advanced vehicles will get better gas mileage than an old clunker. If your vehicle gets 18 miles per gallon, at $5 per gallon, that's roughly 28 cents a mile...
Rising gas prices got you down? Here's some ideas half the hot water used for showering. In your car: * Get your engine tuned. An improperly tuned engine hurts gas mileage by an average of 4.1 percent, according to U.S. government studies. * Keep your tires properly inflated. Underinflated...

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Pedal pushers: Bike sales rise with gas prices

...offers some tips for improving gas mileage. A good clean air filter tops...manufacturer-suggested tire pressure to aid gas mileage. Motorists should pay attention...the oxygen sensor has gone bad, gas mileage really goes down, even though...


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