Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - What IS gas mileage?
View Single Post
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 11-17-2010, 12:00 PM
sqzbox's Avatar
sqzbox sqzbox is offline
My pipes are my music
 
Last photo:
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: indiana
Age: 64
Posts: 2,938
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Quote:
Originally Posted by ap72
If your current engine is in good tune, then leave the thing alone, modifications for mileage usually require a LONG pay back period, sometimes longer than the life of the engine/vehicle.
I did the math and this is what I came up with.

save a gallon a day @ $2.75 a gallon (soon to go over 3 bucks)X 365 days = $1003.75. Keep his budget under that and he can get payback in 1 yr.
Would that be considered a long payback period, or am I missing something?
Reply With Quote