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Old 04-05-2012, 02:20 PM   #701
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What does the SFE package add?
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Whatever, it appears you must want to be argumentative. Get a life.
Ha ha, I thought this was supposed to be a forum for technical back and forth and sharing of information, not egos and easily hurt feelings.
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What does the SFE package add?
Mainly the low rolling resistance tires and aerodynamic wheel covers. Also the active shutters which are apparently now standard on most or all trims.
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Old 04-05-2012, 02:32 PM   #704
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Mainly the low rolling resistance tires and aerodynamic wheel covers. Also the active shutters which are apparently now standard on most or all trims.
Active shutters? What are these?
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Between the grille and radiator, they close at higher speeds to prevent air coming into the engine compartment and improve aerodynamics.
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I wonder if that's why my car with a build date if 3/19/12 has a 1mpg higher rating on the window sticker than some cars on the lot???? Still not 40 MPG hwy like the SFE, but 39mpg.
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I wonder if that's why my car with a build date if 3/19/12 has a 1mpg higher rating on the window sticker than some cars on the lot???? Still not 40 MPG hwy like the SFE, but 39mpg.
I knew the SEL's have gone up one to 28/38 recently but I didn't see a change in the SE's. What trim are you getting?
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It's an SEL and I think you are right about 28/38 from 27/37. Wishful thinking on the 39 I guess......
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It's an SEL and I think you are right about 28/38 from 27/37. Wishful thinking on the 39 I guess......
Ha! Congrats on the upgrade. I'll be getting 1mpg less with my old SEL.
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Do you think the active shutters are the reason for the +1mpg?
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