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#21 Hero_uk1

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Posted 24 October 2017 - 02:47 PM

Thanks Fahad, I think I will stick with 0w30 oil.

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Posted 27 March 2018 - 01:00 PM

I'm also disappointed with the 2.2 I-DTEC MPG in my '09 Accord EX Auto.
Am getting 33MPG. 
Mostly Town and occasional 20mile round trips, but was expecting better.

 

I've just changed my Air Filter, and have reset, and that may help.

Also, am due an oil change, so will ensure fully synthetic 0/30 is put in and see if that helps.

 

I find less use of the 'lead foot' helps.
I notice in the mpg display that when driving, if you get up to speed, then drop the pedal back a touch, you get improved MPG,
so am in the process of training myself to drive a bit more 'softly;n :)



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Posted 15 April 2018 - 10:52 PM

changing the air filter to a proper honda one has my mpg up from 33mpg to 39mpg, even hit 41mpg ar one stage.
Amazed at how much it has inproved.

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Posted 16 April 2018 - 08:37 AM

That would explain some of it. Milder weather is more likely the reason for improved economy on a diesel.
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#25 mikey77

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Posted 17 April 2018 - 02:43 PM

My 2010 idtec auto saloon has now done 101,000 miles (70k with me) and as far as I can tell between fills is doing 45mpg and around 50mpg on a run as it always has in the past five years. However, I don't trust what the computer tells me any more. After a long motorway run it says I have averaged something like 48kph (I'm in France). I wonder if there is some way of resetting it?



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Posted 12 May 2018 - 12:41 AM

I get between 26 and 32 mpg in the city. Fahad did my map n dpf.
09 2.2 auto

I love this car, apart from my sticky accuator at (120mph+)