Q: Gas Hog

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My cas has been using gas much more faster than normal. I have moved a bit further away from work but I do not believe that is what is causing the excessive usage of gas. Before I'd have to refuel once a week, but during the last five or six months I have had to refuel every two to three days. I have gotten new tires, and new spark plugs, and their wires. I do not know what to do, I have tried everything I could think of. I am about to go to college and I cannot afford to purchase another vehicle, so making this one last as long as possible is my only option. Please help, What can I do?

My car has 176000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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