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Old 04-07-2015, 06:57 PM   #361
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Year car-- 2014
- Tranny type-- (Auto)
- Avg Speed--65
- Driving conditions-- Hills and flat
- Any mods that may effect fuel economy. -- Snorkel Delete

I get 39 MPG and this is on a car with less that 1k miles on it. Hope to get better when its get more broke in.
For some of us, your location could be a game changer....like CA has crappy gas, but elsewhere, gas used makes a big difference....IMO!
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For the newer Focuses, speaking for the DCT trans...I found that the tranny will smooth out and the MPG got better after 4900 miles on it plus supposedly had the TSB (13-4-5) done on it as well....very smooth shifting.
UPDATE: Tranny making sound when shifting from 1st to 2nd, only sometimes, started after 8,200 miles so something is loosing up or ,maybe, need another TSB for the tranny. On the plus note, I do get 34-37 highway on 18's and 39psi, with winter gas.
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My 2013 5 speed has declined a little bit in MPG. Right after my snorkel delete and air filter swap to Green, I was getting about 39 on my way to school which includes flat roads at the beginning and lots of hills at the end. Now it's getting about 34 on my drive to school. Most likely it's due to my change in driving style. Average speed was probably around 70.
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UPDATE: Tranny making sound when shifting from 1st to 2nd, only sometimes, started after 8,200 miles so something is loosing up or ,maybe, need another TSB for the tranny. On the plus note, I do get 34-37 highway on 18's and 39psi, with winter gas.
Will you be heading to your dealer about the noise while shifting, pintoman?

Please let me know, and I'll check out some options.

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