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Old 08-23-2011, 10:35 AM
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

Either way........there is a gas milage increase even if the EVIC is off.

Why? The EVIC use to say 12mpg. Now it says 17mpg. So............
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

I know the 17mpg will go down once I beat it again but it's never gotten that high when trying before. The highest it would get was 12 or 13.
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

what i am trying to convey is that the number is an average.

right now the 17 or whatever shows is since the last reset.

the 12-13 was from whenever it was reset to when you reset it. could be 1000's of miles, could be huindreds. could be 10.

so dont go crazy over the evic numbers ; BR says they are NG for the real world.


im not denying that the CPS could affect gas mileage. its just the gains may not be a MUCh as you thuink over time/
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Old 08-23-2011, 11:10 AM
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

I understand. I know there is a gain though.

And I know how the reset button works. I've used it plenty of times before. I haven't touched it since I installed the crank sensor.

The milage went from 0.0 at the time then slowly to 17 today.
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

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It fixed "the" issue and much more. Thanks for that picture of the location of the CKP.

Can you post the picture of the location? Just curious and would be a good reference incase mine ever goes bad.
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Old 08-23-2011, 11:22 AM
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Can you post the picture of the location? Just curious and would be a good reference incase mine ever goes bad.
Give me minute. Cooking on the grill.
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Old 08-23-2011, 11:25 AM
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

you know what... im gonna try the reset... i doubt it will help in ANY way, but it def doesnt hurt to try.

2for3... i am HOPING you are right even in the SLIGHTEST bit!!!
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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

Once you get the bolt out, mine was a 1/2" bolt, wiggle/twist the sensor as you pull.

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Re: Whoa! What Just Happened?

You can get to it through the hole in the skid plate under the engine. It's right there and only takes few minutes. There was plenty of room for my big hands and I didn't have to remove anything. I'm lifted so that made it easier. I just laid on my back.
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