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Old 11-09-2012, 09:45 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by dorough View Post
Thanks Jaclyn. I'll PM you my VIN. Here's a pic to help...

And while we're at it, are the flower petals supposed to change with driving conditions? I've yet to see anything but all 5 petals.

That symbol is what's called a "slashed zero" and represents the mathematical concept of "average". Basically it's redundant, but I guess they wanted to say "Average Fuel" in both letters and pictures.

Further reading here:

Yeah, it's pretty obscure. I'm not entirely sure why Ford used it since many people aren't familiar with that particular symbol.
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