Go Back   Honda Civic Forum > Honda Civics by Generation > 8th & 9th Gen > Mechanical Problems/Vehicle Issues and Fix-it Forum
Register Forgot Password?

Mechanical Problems/Vehicle Issues and Fix-it Forum If you've got a problem you just can't figure out, a noise you can't diagnose, or a Check Engine Light that won't go away, ask about it here!

Welcome to civicforums.com!
Welcome to civicforums.com.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, at no cost, you will have access to start new topics, reply to conversations, privately message other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join civicforums.com today!



Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-25-2012   #1
Registered!!

 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2
Points: 39, Level: 1
Points: 39, Level: 1 Points: 39, Level: 1 Points: 39, Level: 1
Level up: 78%, 11 Points needed
Level up: 78% Level up: 78% Level up: 78%
Activity: 3.0%
Activity: 3.0% Activity: 3.0% Activity: 3.0%
iTrader: (0)
Rep Power: 0
zakerzadeh is an unknown quantity at this point
Poor fuel economy

I have a honda civic 2007 Hybrid which has 60k on it. It is very poor on gas. The computer shows the fuel consumption is about 9 liters per 100 km (in city). Does any one has any clue about the reason?
zakerzadeh is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2012   #2
Does a commando wear underwear?



 
ezone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Pissing off more people before 9am than most people do all day long.
Posts: 12,846
Points: 60,409, Level: 100
Points: 60,409, Level: 100 Points: 60,409, Level: 100 Points: 60,409, Level: 100
Level up: 0%, 0 Points needed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Activity: 100.0%
Activity: 100.0% Activity: 100.0% Activity: 100.0%
iTrader: (0)
Rep Power: 184
ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute ezone has a reputation beyond repute
LOL #youcantbeserious OMGWTFBBQ Seriously? I'm not 12. lookitmelookitmelookitmelookitmelookitme
Re: Poor fuel economy

Your personal driving habits are the #1 cause of poor gas mileage complaints.

10 different people driving the same car on the same route can get 10 different mileage figures.


Learn driving techniques that maximize efficiency.
Google:
http://ecomodder.com/forum/EM-hyperm...ecodriving.php
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/...cord-beat-punk

I managed to get over 52 MPG on my 12 Civic......on a carefully driven trip one time. I certainly can't get that on my daily commute.
My daily mileage dropped from 34 MPG to a bit over 28 MPG, solely because of the switch to winter blend gasoline and colder weather.



Aside from that, make sure your tires are aired up properly and use Top Tier Gas. http://www.toptiergas.com/retailers.html


Cold weather driving sucks a lot more fuel too.
ezone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2012   #3
Registered!!

 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 1
Points: 30, Level: 1
Points: 30, Level: 1 Points: 30, Level: 1 Points: 30, Level: 1
Level up: 60%, 20 Points needed
Level up: 60% Level up: 60% Level up: 60%
Activity: 1.7%
Activity: 1.7% Activity: 1.7% Activity: 1.7%
iTrader: (0)
Rep Power: 0
Zlatko is an unknown quantity at this point
Re: Poor fuel economy

Honda Civic 2008 purchased from Honda Dealer 2 month ago. City gas consumption 10.7 L/100km. Is there suggestion how to drive to get close to declared 8.7 L/100km. May I should put in neutral and push my car.... I used to have Buick 6 cyl 3.8L and with 400,000km was 12L/100km. I cannot belive...
Zlatko is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013   #4
Registered!!


 
Deksinjo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Banja Luka,Republic of Srpska
Age: 35
Posts: 11
Points: 3,956, Level: 40
Points: 3,956, Level: 40 Points: 3,956, Level: 40 Points: 3,956, Level: 40
Level up: 3%, 194 Points needed
Level up: 3% Level up: 3% Level up: 3%
Activity: 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
iTrader: (0)
Rep Power: 0
Deksinjo is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via MSN to Deksinjo
Re: Poor fuel economy

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zlatko View Post
Honda Civic 2008 purchased from Honda Dealer 2 month ago. City gas consumption 10.7 L/100km. Is there suggestion how to drive to get close to declared 8.7 L/100km. May I should put in neutral and push my car.... I used to have Buick 6 cyl 3.8L and with 400,000km was 12L/100km. I cannot belive...
Si or Ex ? Like previous post say, learn to drive economical, there is no other way.
__________________
" the truth is out there"
Deksinjo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-14-2013
CivicForums
Honda Civic




Paid Advertisement
 
 
 
Reply


Tags
2005 , 2007 , bad , civic , economy , fuel , honda , hybrid , poor

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

  
User Login
Our Partners


used new
Top 10 Threads
2008 Honda Civic vibrates in Parking or Reverse gear
New honda civic 2010 having starting problems?
2007 ac problem
2007 LX A/C clutch won't engage
Need diagram for fuse box underdash
Vibration--Engine Mounts???
"Tighten Fuel Cap" message--how do I fix this?
Honda Civic 2010: Key Gets Stuck in Ignition
Third Brake light problem
Rough Idle when car stopped ...


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:30 AM.

   
Advertising - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Jobs
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
All Content Copyright 2007 CivicForums.com
Emails Backup