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Budget Travel Scottsbluff NE

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.

Twin City Auto
(308) 635-7404, 001-2004
1802 East Overland
PO Box 216
Scottsbluff, NE
Blue Seal Certified
Membership Organizations
National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

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Midwest Electronics
(308) 633-6922
2213 Broadway
Scottsbluff, NE
Audio and Video Installation

Kawasaki Korner
(308) 632-7154
1004 Avenue I
Scottsbluff, NE
Motorcycle Fabrication,Motorcycle Repair

Bumper to Bumper Body and Paint?
(308) 632-8356
115 W Overland
Scottsbluff, NE
Paint & Body Work, Upholstery
Mon:7:30 am-5:30 pm
Tue:7:30 am-5:30 pm
Wed:7:30 am-5:30 pm
Thu:7:30 am-5:30 pm
Fri:7:30 am-5:30 pm
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Panhandle Cooperative System
(308) 632-5307
401 S Beltline Highway West
Scottsbluff, NE
Electrical Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Truck Service Station

Floyds Sales and Service Inc
(308) 632-2911
322 S Beltline Highway East
Scottsbluff, NE
Truck Auto Body,Truck Parts

Schnell Electric Integration
(303) 887-9699
502 W 27th St
Scottsbluff, NE
Dally Sign Inc
(308) 635-1850
715 W Railway St
Scottsbluff, NE
Auto Body

Team Chevy and Toyota
(308) 632-2173
2014 E 20th Pl
Scottsbluff, NE
Brakes, Electrical Service, Emission Testing, Engine Repair, Exhaust Repair, Front End Repair, General Automotive Repair, Inspection & Diagnostic, Lubrication Service, Machine Shop Service, Maintenance, Wheel Alignment
Mon:7:00 am-6:00 pm
Tue:7:00 am-6:00 pm
Wed:7:00 am-6:00 pm
Thu:7:00 am-6:00 pm
Fri:7:00 am-6:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am-3:00 pm
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Bee Line Service Inc
(308) 635-1916
1608 Avenue A
Scottsbluff, NE
Alignment Repair

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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, / 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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