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Old 08-27-2010, 04:45 PM   #627
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Originally Posted by Brent72 View Post
Attention ScanGauge owners...
...The engine gets pretty bad FE until the engine is warmed up above around 150-160deg. In the winter, the FE is downright horrible until warmed up.
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Nice post. I also depend heavily on a ScanGauge to optimize fuel mileage. Temp is a major factor. Last winter I found engine temps remained too cold for good fuel economy. I haven't started to look yet but was thinking of putting in a higher temp stat for this winter.

Doug
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