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Old 04-29-2013, 12:25 PM   #4231
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Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: SF Bay Area, CA
2012 Impreza 2.0i HB


finally crossed 10,000miles and my TripB reset itself:

computer reports: 26MPH, 29.4MPG.
Fuelly average, when adjusted for 3.2% odometer error: 28.5MPG (27.6 raw number)

this is about 70% city, 30% Highway with the city being suburbia driving and my daily commute to the train station is ~4mi and yields me likely 23mpg for those short horrendous drives.

Not bad, although less i had hoped for. i was hoping for about 31MPG in similar conditions when i bought the car (that's what i used to get with my '00 Civic with 5spd).

i can't say the mileage has increased appreciably since the early days of the car. i do note a slight decrease in mileage with winter blend gas in CA, and was saved a lot of money/mileage after realizing that leaving the Defrost mode on during winter (when not needed) was killing my fuel economy further since the AC was always on.

also: tires routinely set to 33F/31R (i.e., 1 over spec), and oil changed at ~2600 and ~7300mi.

we'll see what the next 10k brings. (that's about my annual mileage)
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