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Old 04-20-2012, 11:06 AM   #1
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Is any one getting 30 mpg on your LFX?

Who has gotten 30mpg on their LFX?
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:09 AM   #2
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I'm sure someone has. Heck, there are guys who have gotten that in their LLT.
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:10 AM   #3
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Cruising on the interstate...easy.

Check it out here. http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=212244

That is cruising at 70. I average about 24 right now due to the interstate construction re-route through the city.

My mileage went up about 6-7 mpg's after around 1500 miles, not just spontaneously but gradually. It was enough that I could tell. I bought mine with 5 miles on it.
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:12 AM   #4
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To get 30, like awfarley alludes to, you have to get to speed and reset your Average MPGs. Otherwise, no way in hell.
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:20 AM   #5
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Average 31-33 on the highway, 16-18 in the city. But my overall average always hovers around 23.
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:46 AM   #6
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To get 30, like awfarley alludes to, you have to get to speed and reset your Average MPGs. Otherwise, no way in hell.
Correct....no one will AVERAGE that.
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Old 04-20-2012, 12:28 PM   #7
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I'm sure someone has. Heck, there are guys who have gotten that in their LLT.
Going 65 on I-75 about 31 (with the trash cans still on) But like KM said no one will average that, but my DD civic can
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Old 04-20-2012, 12:34 PM   #8
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My LLT is stuck right at 17.3-17.4 mpg. Avg speed i think is 32mph.
6 miles to work , with >1/2 commute time sitting at lights/traffic does not make for good average. She definitely doesn't get to run much.
I think on highway trips @ 78-80, i may get 24mpg avg.
Not great.
Better than my Avalanche on gas though.
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Old 04-20-2012, 12:45 PM   #9
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I avg 22mpg. according to ONSTAR on my cellphone app. 2012 RS w/CAI. Havent done a long enough distance on the HWY to see where i am with that. Anybody know if there is a way to reset that info or trip info on the ONSTAR app?

I was getting 21mpg before adding the CAI.
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Old 04-20-2012, 03:27 PM   #10
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yea i can do it with the LLT on the highway untill i get bored getting the MPG and since it was just reset slam on it for 2 seconds and im down to 20 lmao
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Old 04-20-2012, 04:13 PM   #11
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I used to average 21mpg Driving on the parkway @75+ with some
City driving, but since gas has gone up I drive @60-70 on the parkway and average 24.5 now
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Old 04-20-2012, 05:09 PM   #12
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I get 30+ on mine. Thats checked by hand and the cars computer. I reset the car at the gas station before I drive off and don't I touch it again untill the next fill up. But thats only during the warmer weather. In winter it's only 27-28.
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Old 04-20-2012, 05:45 PM   #13
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To get 30, like awfarley alludes to, you have to get to speed and reset your Average MPGs. Otherwise, no way in hell.
But the car is still capable of producing better than EPA figures, no matter the method. To a hobby driver (not saying you are) that might not mean much, but for someone like me who drives at those speeds 90% of the time, everyday, it means a lot.

Sure when I get off the interstate and drive a little more "spirited" my mileage plummets, but I still have the satisfaction of knowing I get great mileage otherwise. That means a lot to me, especially coming out of a early model Tacoma getting nowhere near that.
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Old 04-20-2012, 06:27 PM   #14
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I avg 22mpg. according to ONSTAR on my cellphone app. 2012 RS w/CAI. Havent done a long enough distance on the HWY to see where i am with that. Anybody know if there is a way to reset that info or trip info on the ONSTAR app?

I was getting 21mpg before adding the CAI.
Just reset your trip 1 in your car and the next time you run your car the app should update with your new trip 1 for gas mileage. haven't done it myself but I would assume it would work.
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