A couple of the thebestof warwick's motor related experts- Outermotive and Silverline Wheels & Tyres give us a few of the lesser known ways to ensure you are getting the maximum Miles Per Gallon (MPG) from your car or vehicle.
Silverline Wheels & Tyres, Nelson Lane, Warwick
Regularly Check Tyre Pressures
Incorrect or uneven tyre pressures will lower your MPG, so the expert team at Silverline recommend checking your tyre pressure on a regular basis. This will ensure you are not using more fuel than necessary and will also improve vehicle safety.
Correct Wheel & Tyre Alignment
This is particularly important when having new tyres or wheels fitted as incorrectly aligned wheels can result in an inefficient and unsafe vehicle. This is whySilverline use the very latest 3D computerised alignment to increase MPG & road handling and reduce tyre wear.
Outermotive Car Servicing, Sales and Repairs, specialising in Classic Cars & VWs, Warwick
Outermotiverecommend you get your vehiclechecked and serviced on a regular basis. This will ensure it is healthy and therefore as fuel efficient as possible. Vehicle problems relating to poor fuel efficiency may not always be obvious, so keep a track of your vehicle's MPG and be aware of any changes.
Switch It Off?
In traffic jams or long waits at traffic lights, it is worth turning off your engine, particularly with older vehicles which are not as efficient when stationary.
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