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Old 06-26-2012, 07:02 AM
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what is eco icon?

I noticed this eco icon on the information display and i was wondering what it meant, it goes out when i accelerate,then comes back on? Thanks
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Re: what is eco icon?

It basically tell you that you are using less gas. When it's on, you are getting more miles per gallon.
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Old 06-26-2012, 09:59 AM
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Re: what is eco icon?

you can turn it off in the evic if you please
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Old 06-26-2012, 10:03 AM
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Re: what is eco icon?

It helps train you to be less of a lead foot and thus increase your mpg. Driver's Ed teacher used to do this by asking us to pretend that there was an egg between our right foot and the pedal.
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Re: what is eco icon?

I am motivated to gun it all the time to not see the ECO on
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Re: what is eco icon?

I hate sluggish performance from the Hemi. Sport mode and heavy foot for me. ECO be damned.
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Re: what is eco icon?

Surprisingly, I get a kick out of seeing ECO. In general I'm a more tame driver with the Jeep. Must be the AT, lower HP, and inability to take corners at more than 2x their rated speed. But it can tow
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Re: what is eco icon?

It's the icon that goes off when basically anytime you accelerate
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Old 06-29-2012, 08:50 PM
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Re: what is eco icon?

I just thought the icon belonged on the hemi v8 vehicles with the mds and not on the v6.
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Re: what is eco icon?

Doesn't it also mean on the hemi that the V8 is running on four cylinders, when it goes off you are back to 8 cylinders?
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I just thought the icon belonged on the hemi v8 vehicles with the mds and not on the v6.
Nope. V6 has it too.


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