Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory

Budget Travel Twin Falls ID

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.

The Automotive Clinic, Inc.
(208) 734-1333, 001-2004
577 Blue Lakes Boulevard North
Twin Falls, ID
Certifications
Blue Seal Certified
Membership Organizations
National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

Data Provided by:
Purcell Tire and Rubber
(208) 734-4280
1819 Kimberly Road
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Alignment Repair

Twin Falls Automotive
(208) 734-5725
261 Locust St S
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Alignment Repair

Precision Automotive
(208) 732-1201
448 Eastland Dr S B
Twin Falls, ID
Specialty
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
Hours
Mon:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Tue:(Closed)
Wed:(Closed)
Thu:(Closed)
Fri:8:00 am-5:00 pm
Sat:(Closed)
Sun:(Closed)
Payment
Cash, Check

Custom Auto Repair
(208) 734-4364
226 Locust St S
Twin Falls, ID
 
Idaho Electric Motor Service
(208) 736-8383
1196 Addison Avenue West
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Water Well Drilling & Service, Electric Motor Parts & Repair, Armature Sales & Service
Products
Bearings, Electric Motors, Rebuilt, Pump Motors, New Rebuilt Used

Advanced Suspension Design
(208) 732-5334
317 Addison Avenue West, # A
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Alignment Repair

D and D Tire Inc
(208) 733-1464
206 4th Avenue West
Twin Falls, ID
Services
Alignment Repair

Palmers Automotive
(208) 735-8810
1811 Addison Avenue East
Twin Falls, ID
Services
AC and Heating Repair,Electrical Repair

Bills Automotive and Muffler
(208) 733-0081
402 Main Avenue South
Twin Falls, ID
Services
AC and Heating Repair

Data Provided by:

Making the Most of Vehicle Fuel

Provided By: 

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 ...

Copyright 2010 Affinity Group Inc.

Click here to read the rest of this article from Woodall's

/div>