There are many ways you can save on fuel consumption, from simple changes in your driving habits to not checking the air filters for your vehicle that use less fuel. If you have questions about how these tips work, contact us! We’re always happy to help our customers better understand their cars and drive them safely.
Make Sure You Maintain Your VehicleYour vehicle is like any other machine; if it isn’t maintained, the efficiency will decline and this can lead to higher fuel consumption. Regular maintenance provides you with an endless stream of benefits for your car, including improvements in its performance and lower operating costs! If you notice a decrease in gas mileage, there are five key things to check with your mechanic or if you would like to it by yourself it’s fairly simple. These issues stem from:
- Spark plugs
- Air filters
- Oxygen sensors
- Fuel injection systems