Does Your Car Really Need Higher (More Expensive) Octane Fuel?
At the same time, we’re getting more questions from consumers about the differences between regular and premium fuel and which should be used in a ... fuel might have on your car, and that’s to try it. First, record your mileage using a tank of premium.
How to save fuel in hot weather
and the added drag of leaving your window open is likely to use more fuel than running your AC. That said, the DoE says opening your windows to let out excess heat when you start your car on a hot day is more efficient than trying to cool down what is ...
Mixing New Fuel for Old Cars
A reasonable definition of a street rod is a vintage car modernized ... consume the fuel in your tank on a regular basis this problem is rare as the fuel does not have time to absorb substantial water. However, most street rods sit for more days than ...
Do You Really Need to Use Heavier Oil in Summer?
Oil is subjected to more misinformation ... other aspect of car maintenance. Using the right oil is an essential part of keeping your engine healthy, but what does that mean? Let's tackle the specifics of your question first. It used to be that changing ...
Energy conservation: it starts at home
6/25/2014 - JOINT BASE CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Using energy wisely at home is an important way for all of us to control our electric costs and reduce our environmental impact -- a win-win! Lowering your energy use puts more money ... family can do to save ...