It can lower your gas mileage by 33 percent on the highway and 5 percent in the city. I would strongly recommend forking over the money for the good 6 point bolts. The other thought I'll pass along has to do with driving style. What the 'lock-up' does is eliminate this slippage by creating a direct connection between the motor and the transmission gears. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557534592844 ; listingsSearchManager.
Sixth, I would drop and clean the transmission pan, install a new filter, and refill with Mobil 1 Synthetic Multi-Vehicle transmission fluid. This alone could be costing you a lot of money, since it controls the duration that fuel injectors remain open. Ex: A hypermiler prefers the lowest vescosity version of synthetic motor oil as opposed to non-synthetic standard thickness motor oil. I got a new rotor, spark plugs and cap just a little whilte ago. To maximize fuel economy, use a 5W-20 or 5W-30 synthetic motor oil. We have changed the fuel pump and the car ran perfect for a day, then the same problem happened again.
However my car isn't tuned up and is going to the local Mechanic Soon. Now for hypermiling purposes, what should I inflate these tires to? It is not the fuel filter because the gas is not coming through the fuel line that is attached before the filter. Third, I would install a new oxygen sensor. Short trips destroy gas mileage. Use google to try and find the pinouts for the different plugs, and then you just have to match a-to-a, and b-to-b. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter.
The fuel pump is connected to the tank. Good luck and enjoy your car. You'll have to remove the tank to remove the pump. It looks like your car is in great condition. Drew There is an easier way to solve your wiring problem. While 35 mpg results are true, I hope so, I'm using a trip meter.
You should get several years of good service from yours. Underinflated tires Faulty thermostats Worn spark plugs Malfunctioning engine controls Poor wheel alignment Fuel Saving Tip 1: Low Tires Waste Gas Underinflated tires and incorrect wheel alignment can lead to conditions which increase rolling resistance. Answer top side of the trans it is around little knob made of rubber. As for oil dipstick heaters, they are not as effective as freeze plug-style heaters, however that may be all that's available to you. Eighth, adjust your tire pressure to 34 psi. Those cars are famous for having the front flex lines go bad.
They read 35 psi, however, I'm worried this might harm my tires. Less complete, less accurate wring diagrams and other information can be found at a lower price in the aftermarket service manuals sold at auto parts stores. My Accord's appointment is creeping up soon! And yes, it's an automatic 4 cyl. Do this at least twice a year. Follow the fuel lines from the front to the fuel tank.
Can I actually do this my self? I gave it back to her a few months ago, and hope to buy another one soon. Before I had my 93, it belonged to my parents. However, having one break will result in either an engine that doesn't run at all, or an engine with mashed and mangled valves. Seventh, add a bottle of Shell's Regane fuel injector cleaner to your gas tank. Make sure that the distributor shaft is line up with the notches on the cam.
If in one position … dont fit. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. All I can say is with proper maitanence these cars last a life time. Here's where I really need help; My parents and I have decided to take the car to our mechanic in town for a tune up. The other thought I'll pass along has to do with driving style. The got the timing belt done at 90k, then the pump started leaking at around 100k. The only valid way is to fill the tank completely and then refill it after you used at least half a tank.