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Budget Travel Harrison AR

If you do travel in congested urban areas, use a laptop computer with a wireless card or other Internet-capable device to access website that provide real-time traffic information. This can help you save some fuel.

Davey's Auto Body & Sales
(870) 782-4762
3714 Highway 65 N
Harrison, AR
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Body Shops, Painting, Rustproofing, Welding
Service Types and Repair
Auto Glass, Auto Unibody, Collision, Dent, Fleet, Towing

Raymie's Truck Shop
(870) 741-7742
110 Thompson Dr
Harrison, AR
 
Bill's Glass & Audio
(870) 743-1026
501 N Main St
Harrison, AR
 
Winner Circle Used Cars Inc
(870) 741-1800
P O Box 24
Harrison, AR
 
Meineke Car Care Center
(870) 741-0114
211 E Crandall Ave
Harrison, AR
Services
Service Stations

Andrew K Yeager Motors Inc
(870) 741-3355
221 E Ridge Ave
Harrison, AR
 
National Auto Trim
(870) 741-6860
2101 Highway 7 North
Harrison, AR
Services
Auto Glass Repair

Ramsey Motor Company Inc
(870) 743-4343
P O Box 247
Harrison, AR
 
Harrison Suzuki
(870) 743-9220
219 N Sycamore Street
Harrison, AR
Services
Motorcycle Fabrication

Tucker Auto Sales
(870) 743-1257
409 N Highway 62
Harrison, AR
 

Making the Most of Vehicle Fuel

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If you do travel in congested urban areas, use a laptop computer with a wireless card or other Internet-capable device to access website that provide real-time traffic information. For example, /maps.google.com/ provides real-time travel times as well as valuable information regarding construction delays and traffic incidents for most of the larger urban areas. As an alternative, tune in a local radio station that frequently relates traffic information. This news will enable you to avoid fuel-wasting traffic jams.

A fuel-economy gauge that has a video screen, such as the ScanGaugeII which provides readouts of moment-by-moment mpg, is a great aid in helping you find the driving style that delivers the best fuel economy. Incidentally, the ScanGaugeII is a favorite of “hyper-milers” who claim to get 100-plus mpg from ordinary vehicles, including SUVs and pickups.

If you haven’t already noticed, none of the devices I’ve mentioned require any modification to the engine. That’s because aftermarket fuel-saver devices, in more than 100 tests by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the Federal Trade Commission, have not demonstrated a significant improvement in gasoline mileage. Similarly, such well-known sources as Popular Science, Popular Mechanics, and Consumer Reports magazines, and even the popular “MythBusters” TV show, have come to much the same conclusions. In some cases, you may not even be purchasing an actual device, just instructions on how to build one.

Be aware that some products currently on the market can result in a failed emissions test because their use may be considered by the EPA or state agencies to require illegal tampering with the smog-control system. Others can increase emissions or cause the “CHECK ENGINE” warning to appear.

Installation of such a device could void the vehicle’s warranty or result in negotiations with the dealer if you should encounter a problem after the device has been installed. This may give the dealer reason to ...

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