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Everyone wants to get the best possible gas mileage. Here are five ways to get more mileage out of each tank of gas:

  1. Remove dead weight: Get rid of the extra junk in your car. From golf clubs to work boots to tire chains, it all adds up to impact your MPG. Outside extras like trunk and roof racks can be culprits, too. If you’re not using the gear or rack this season, remove it.

  2. Properly inflate your tires: Keeping tires properly inflated can improve gas mileage by reducing the rolling resistance. The proper PSI reading for your tires is usually found on a sticker on the driver’s door. (Note that over-inflating tires can be dangerous and lead to uneven wear.)

  3. Stay on top of routine maintenance: Keeping your car in good working condition, including changing the filters, will improve your MPG. Clean oil reduces friction, which impacts car performance and fuel economy.

  4. Buy gas in the morning: It may sound silly, but on days when temperatures are going to rise (especially in summer), when you purchase gas makes a difference. Gas is denser when cool, which means you’re getting more fuel for your buck.

  5. Slow down: Driving smoothly without unnecessary acceleration and braking can significantly increase your MPG. The difference between driving 50 miles per hour versus 70 MPH can increase your gas mileage by nearly 25%!

With these five helpful tips, you can be assured that your gas milage will drop a significant amount and you will be happy with those extra dollars in your wallet.


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Rigoberto

9 years of experience
706 reviews
Rigoberto
9 years of experience
Chevrolet Equinox - Brake Pads Replacement (Rear) - Niles, Illinois
Rigo was great! He got there early, finished the job early, left everything clean. He changed my rear pads and rotors. The original quoted time was 90 minutes, he was done in about 60. He knows what he is doing and I am recommending him to all my friends and coworkers.
Mercedes-Benz C250 - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - Chicago, Illinois
Rigo is a maverick hands down. Don’t take your car for work elsewhere. Especially great at Mercedes—this guy knows his profession! I will be using him for everything related to my car going forward.

Arturo

25 years of experience
35 reviews
Arturo
25 years of experience
Kia Forte - Brake Pads Replacement (Front) - San Diego, California
ARTURO is great! very professional , fast, replaced my front brake pads and oil an filter change. everything now works and works well. Brakes have much improved stopping power and engine is smooth and quiet.Arturo is also kind and thoughtful. "Your mechanic" is very fortunate to have Arturo Lopez represent your company. I enthusiastically recommend him and "Your mechanic> as a fine operation Best regards to the Team Peter Marto
Nissan Maxima - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - San Diego, California
Arturo was prompt and completed my brake repair, including new rotors in a very efficient manner. I am very pleased with the quality of the work and the parts and will definitely look to have him service our other car in the near future.

Scott

32 years of experience
345 reviews
Scott
32 years of experience
Lexus IS250 - Brake Pads Replacement (Rear) - Denver, Colorado
Always on time, speedy, professional, and pleasant to interact with. The work is always consistent and we'll done. I can't reccomend Scott highly enough!

Michael

10 years of experience
15 reviews
Michael
10 years of experience
Nissan Sentra - Brake Pads Replacement (Front) - Conyers, Georgia
He was promptly on time and got the job done efficiently in a timely manner. I really appreciate the rapid respone on getting the job done! I would most definitely use this service again.

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