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View Poll Results: What MPG are you getting on your Duratec?
Under 20MPG 11 2.80%
20-22MPG 31 7.89%
22-24MPG 45 11.45%
24-26MPG 64 16.28%
26-28MPG 69 17.56%
28-30MPG 100 25.45%
30+ MPG 93 23.66%
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Old 03-17-2008, 12:53 AM   #151
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Old 03-19-2008, 08:08 PM   #152
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Just bought my 2008 2dr SES first tank 29.3mpg second fillup 32.6mpg, just over 600 miles
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Old 04-03-2008, 07:28 PM   #153
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since my minor engine and suspension modifications my mpg are around 34 mpg up from the 30 mpg i posted before the car was finished. more power and mpg's...i think the cost difference between 87 and 93 oct have negated savings at the pump tho
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Old 04-04-2008, 06:45 AM   #154
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Since last posting (and checking mileage after every fill up) I recorded 34.9 on the last tank.
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Old 04-04-2008, 07:19 AM   #155
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Wow I got right around 20 my last two fill ups.. all city driving
only have CAI
51k miles
all highway last time was 30ish
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Old 04-04-2008, 12:31 PM   #156
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Fortunately, 90% of my driving is highway. My little monster is less than a month old and I have 2500 plus miles on it. I did notice the fill up before was around 31 after about 100 miles of city driving.
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Old 04-05-2008, 12:37 AM   #157
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Focus 1: 2001 ZX3 with 98k- Average around 23-25 city and highway...not too much of a difference.

Focus 2: 2001 ZX3 with 35k- Average about 25 highway.
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Old 04-05-2008, 01:22 AM   #158
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2007 Focus ZX3 S. Not one option. First fillup I achieved 28.3 MPG and that was filling thr tank to the tip top. I am sure the dealership did not do that when they filled it for my purchase (so I suspect increased milage next fillup). I am driving 70 - 75 mph on the freeway while I drive the car...
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Old 04-05-2008, 08:02 AM   #159
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I actually voted wrong.. I went for 22-24.. but adter all I shold have gone 24-26 .. I get 25.2mpg..
I have 3k miles on it. and still breaking it in, but thanks to 1k mile highway drive.... I will have to see a trend in city driving though.

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It will trend up as it gets more broken in. When I first got mine the BEST I could get was about 26-27. I've tracked EVERY SINGLE tankfull since. by the time I was cresting 3k total miles, the MPG was up to 28-29 where it stayed for most of the next 3K miles, then about 7K I noticed another move up to 29-31. NOW I should add, while this is mostly "around town" driving I am KING-FEATHERFOOT. I pace the lights, I use the CC in town, and I very rarely go over 60. I do occasionally enjoy a rapid-up-to-speed but they are very short bursts. I get into 5th gear as soon as possible.
I'm expecting MPG to level off around 35-36.
Running Autolite 104 coppers
Got the Steeda in.
springs and dampers pending, when that's done. will be going to TOM for a tune.
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Old 04-18-2008, 11:57 PM   #160
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26-28 MPG city.
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