Driving for Better Fuel Economy Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Driving for Better Fuel Economy Driving habits can affect fuel mileage. Here are some driving tips to get the best fuel economy possible:

• Set the climate controls to the desired temperature after the engine is started, or turn them off when not required.

• Avoid fast starts and accelerate smoothly.

• Brake gradually and avoid abrupt stops.

• Avoid idling the engine for long periods of time.

• When road and weather conditions are appropriate, use cruise control.

• Always follow posted speed limits or drive more slowly when conditions require.

• Keep vehicle tires properly inflated.

• Combine several trips into a single trip.

• Replace the vehicle’s tires with the same TPC Spec number molded into the tire’s sidewall near the size.

• Follow recommended scheduled maintenance.

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