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2008 Toyota RAV4 Base FWD 4dr 4-cyl (Natl)

2008 Toyota RAV4
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door, Sport Utility Vehicle
21 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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March 13, 2013, 7:01 pm

Ronald L

Question: Better MPG on 2010 Rav4

2010 Rav4 3.5 V-6 4WD Ltd = owned since new.
All reg. maint. has been done including running tire air pressure about 1 lb over recommendation.
I have averaged 22.2 MPG since new.
Would it help if I did 1 or both of the following 2 things?
#1. Changed to Synthetic Oil?
#2. Changed to more fuel efficient tires like
Michelin "Latitude Tour"?

March 16, 2013, 12:33 am

Richard W
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You will not get any better mileage with any of those things. You are stuff with the mileage you get.

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