[V8] Causes of Bad MPG?

Paul Jager pjager at telus.net
Tue Jan 9 18:29:12 EST 2007

Dragging parking brake
dragging brakes
insufficient tire inflation
battery issues causing alternator to be in full charge mode
Oil viscosity incorrect

-----Original Message-----
From: v8-bounces at audifans.com [mailto:v8-bounces at audifans.com]On Behalf
Of Jason Wilkerson
Sent: January 9, 2007 1:15 PM
To: V8 list
Subject: [V8] Causes of Bad MPG?

My new v8q is getting really bad MPG - I replaced the o2 and that worked
on my last v8 - didn't here.  I'm thinking bad wire to the ECU? Bad
ground? Runs like a champ - just about 5 MPG less than my former v8q?
Same years so the running gear is the same.  ANY Ideas will be


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