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How to Choose the Correct Engine Oil to Save Gas

One of the most taken-for-granted service maintenance tasks to a car is to change the oil. The usual lazy way is to go to a service center to have the mechanic change the oil. But there's actually ..
(August 12, 2008)
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Crude Oil to Petrol and Saving Gas

The lifeblood of industry is oil. And it is most accurately represented by the high demand for that commodity which may become increasingly scarce in the future: petrol. For the common layman, it ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Trans Fat Weight Losss Evil Fat

In the world of Weight Loss, Trans Fat deserves a special place in the Hall of Infamy. Trans Fat is the result of finding a way to make fat, which goes rancid fairly quickly, to last longer. In the ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Fat Truths and Weight Loss

Fat, the bane of weight loss. What used to be an excellent survival tool in desperate times is now a very much unwanted side effect of modern society. For weight loss, fat has become a social stigma, .
(June 16, 2008)
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Octane Ratings and Saving Gas

Alchemy and chemistry have the same relation to each other as far as laymen are concerned: they are both mostly a mystery. Top it all off with physics and you find yourself with a delightful science ..
(June 16, 2008)
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The Relationship of Protein and Weight Loss

As man became the dominant species on the planet, we are faced with a new challenge. Our bodies themselves. Nature has crafted us too well and her design will take some time to adapt to what ..
(June 19, 2008)
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Why Does Water Help You Lose Weight?

About 70% of the Earth is composed of water. When you think about it, it's no surprise that the human body is composed of just as much water. In order for the body to function optimally, the body ..
(June 19, 2008)
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How Tires Save So Much Gas

Tire maintenance plays a vital role in the fuel economy, safety and power of the car. Let's go into a closer understanding of what exactly is a tire. Tires are ring-shaped parts of the car that is ..
(June 24, 2008)
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How Supplements Are Unnecessary For Muscle Building

In the world of bodybuilding, you cannot separate the notion that in bodybuilding, you must take supplements to be successful. As a definition, bodybuilding is “the process of maximizing muscle .
(June 24, 2008)
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How Diesel Engines Make the Most of Your Money and Save Gas!

Diesel engines have always been considered the better deal when it comes to fuel economy. In this article you will finally know why a diesel engine is more economical than the standard gasoline ..
(June 24, 2008)
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Why Does Hydrogen Save Gas?

Hydrogen as a substitute for fossil fuel has received extended attention for the remarkable properties it possesses. Bearing the atomic number 1, hydrogen is one of the most abundant substances not ..
(June 29, 2008)
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Why Engine Control Units (ECUs) Do Not Save Gas

At the core of the car is a box called the Engine Control Unit or ECU. It's usually a rectangular box located under the glove compartment of wires trailing from it. The function of the ECU is to ..
(June 30, 2008)
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How to Spot a Cool Car Built For Fuel Efficiency

How would you like to instantly know a car is fuel efficient just by looking at it? I would say this would be a great time-saving skill. The car has come a long way since Ford's Model T was marketed .
(July 02, 2008)
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Why SUVs Waste Gas the Most

Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) are cool, hip, and seem to be able to eat grass and jungle terrain for breakfast, or could they? Are we possibly the victim of a simple marketing bait and switch trick? ..
(July 05, 2008)
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Why Catalytic Converters Are Totally Unnecessary to Save Gas

Cars have been on the spotlight as one of the largest contributors of the world to pollution. Due to the fact that all internal combustion engines produce emission gases that react negatively with ..
(July 07, 2008)
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How Can I Have a Turbocharged Vehicle on a Shoestring Budget?

Considering a turbocharged vehicle? Big kahuna intakes or parallel twin turbo? That's not important for now if you have a shoestring budget. The first thing you should consider is how fuel efficient ..
(July 20, 2008)
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Why Older Cars Save Gas More For Less

Save your father's old jalopy! Yes that old well-used, smoke-belching, slow, still reliable and partly rusting heap! This article discusses ways and means to lengthen the usable life of vehicles ten ..
(July 21, 2008)
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Saving Gas With Alternative Fuels Which is the Best?

Scientists point out that the shortage of oil is reaching epic proportions. Some of the last and largest reserves of oil rest under a select few countries, creating a dangerous monopoly and ..
(July 25, 2008)
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How to Make Your Own Hybrid Car

Hybrid cars are all the rage today. When you see that Toyota Prius gliding by on silent engines, you drool at its sleek, shiny look, the new upholstery and that new-car smell. This, and other hybrid ..
(July 27, 2008)
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How to Save Gas With MAP Sensors

If your car's model is beyond the 1995 mark, chances are that you are using a fuel-injected, computer-controlled car. For the sake of fuel efficiency and maximizing power, a plethora of sensor suites .
(August 01, 2008)
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Engine, Engine, How Do I See Thee? Let Me Count the Ways - How .

Engines are complex machines are controlled by a computer called the ECU or Engine Control Unit. This little baby is the brains of the car. But even the ECU is deaf and dumb unless it has the proper ..
(June 27, 2008)
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Why Electronic Fuel Injection Systems Waste Gas!

Cars are wonderful inventions. Starting with the first workable model by Ford, it has become a modern convenience and status symbol that some people cannot live without. Studded with electronics, ..
(June 25, 2008)
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