Honda Civic: Maintenance and Fuel Economy - Fuel Economy - Driving - Honda Civic Owners ManualHonda Civic: Maintenance and Fuel Economy

You can optimize your fuel economy with proper maintenance of your vehicle.

Always maintain your vehicle in accordance with the messages displayed on the information display*/multi-information display*.

• Use the recommended viscosity engine oil, displaying the API Certification Seal.

• Maintain the specified tire pressure.

• Do not load the vehicle with excess cargo.

• Keep your vehicle clean. A buildup of snow or mud on your vehicle's underside adds weight and increases wind resistance.

    Improving Fuel Economy
    Fuel economy depends on several conditions, including driving conditions, your driving habits, the condition of your vehicle, and loading. Depending on these and other conditions, you may or m ...

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