It’s no secret that fuel is a pricey necessity, so if you can get around paying a fortune or find ways to make your tank go further – do it. AutoZone has compiled a small list to help you save where you can.
Always make sure your tyre pressure is correct. Deflated tyres use more fuel as your car needs more help to roll.
When filling your tank, make sure the nozzle is held in your car until completely done. If a drop spills, you’re paying for it.
If your vehicle has cruise control, use it. It allows your revs to stay at a constant and save fuel.
Ensure the battery cables are not corroded – this causes the alternator to work harder therefore using more fuel.
Idling your car is good for a warm-up, however don’t let the car idle for too long as it consumes quite a bit of fuel.
Drive in a higher gear – this uses less fuel.
The lighter your car, the less fuel you’ll use. Make sure to rid your car of anything that’s not meant to be in there.
Follow these few tips for the best fuel consumption in future.