Tag Archives: fuel consumption

Fuel Consumption Trip Computers

Fuel consumption trip computers are now commonplace in many automobiles, trucks and recreational vehicles, but are they accurate? Do they really display the actual miles per gallon that you have been achieving? Well, yes and no.  The auto industry’s O.E.M. standard on-board computer display is not a scientific measuring device.  Some of its input data comes from

Valid Mileage Comparisons

The mail bag is getting full and it would be the polite thing to do to answer the questions and make room for more. Santa Skip wrote the following after I used the term Tommy Knocker: “I spent my younger years exploring the ghost towns of CO, to me a tommyknocker was a little elf