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Tired of Bad Fuel Economy?

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July 8, 2015 by Minuteman Trucks

Tire Reference CardWant to get more out of your tires without having to sacrifice your wallet at the fuel pump? Tires play a key role in the performance of a vehicle which is often reflected in your wallet. By following some of these steps, you can increase the efficiency of both your vehicle and your fuel economy.

  • Knowing the difference between when to use Rib and Lug design tires can improve fuel economy by as much as 14%
  • Using fuel efficient tires can lead to a 7% increase in mpg
  • Fuel efficient tires have improved fuel economy with increased tire wear
  • Proper Inflation is key: every 10 psi reduction equals a 0.1 mpg decrease
  • Look at your tires for signs of chassis misalignment

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One thought on “Tired of Bad Fuel Economy?

  1. Paige says:

    This is some good information to know for choosing the best tires. Thanks for sharing your advice!

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