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2011 Honda CR-V EX 2WD 5dr

2011 Honda CR-V
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Front Wheel Drive, 5 Door Sport Utility, 2WD Sport Utility
21 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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April 5, 2013, 10:28 pm

Eric R

Question: gas miles have dropped

I don't know how accurate the gage is but it was getting 27+ and now its 23 to 25
is there anything I can do besides fuel additives
and tire pressure ... just put new michland high end tires ...

April 7, 2013, 9:35 am

Ron W
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Make sure the maintenance items are done.

You could have a shop reset the fuel adaptives. They do this by clearing codes on most vehicles. It may be that the car has learned an aggressive fuel strategy (it learns by how a driver drives the car) and needs to be reset to factory specs to get the fuel economy back.

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