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Old 10-18-2012, 03:31 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by cri33 View Post
I recently bought a 2007 Focus SES with AT. 45K miles. It is a PZEV. Nice car. Breeze to drive in city with AT. But the fuel economy has me a little puzzled. It is supposed to get at least 25 around town; better on freeway. But mine doesn't seem to do that well...20 at most around town. Most of my driving is in the city. I drive it very easy. It seems to run fine although I do notice a rough and erratic idle when cold which I understand is common. I have not replaced the motor mounts yet. The vibration is sort of annoying but I can live with it for now. The biggest thing is the fuel economy now that gas in California is higher that a kite. Any ideas would be appreciated! Have a good weekend.
Hi cri33,

You can always swing by the dealership so they can take a look. Additionally, you may way to check out these tips to improve your fuel economy: http://owner.ford.com/servlet/Conten...=1239636411265

Crystal
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