Mpg So Far - Page 38 - Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum

Register Home Forums Active Topics Photo Gallery Garage Members List Calendar Auto Loans Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

Hyundai-Forums.com is the premier Hyundai Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-14-2012, 11:48 AM   #371 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: NC
Drives Sonata hybrid
Posts: 14
Cat n Bull is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fishnrib View Post
Yes for $224,900 1 acre, 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 18' garage door, deer and squirrel's in back yard. House tax $800 yr and gas $3.02 a gal and very lite traffic on new roads.
Nice house!

Our neighbor's brick house across the street was on the market recently- A little over an acre, 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 2 car attached garage, taxes about $1100/year. On the market for $159,900 and they couldn't even sell it for that! They gave up and kept it.
Cat n Bull is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-14-2012, 11:50 AM   #372 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: NC
Drives Sonata hybrid
Posts: 14
Cat n Bull is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

I don't have a program to figure out gas mileage, I just have to take the car's word for it. So far we are getting 38.6 mpg- the car is about a month old :-)
Cat n Bull is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-14-2012, 01:30 PM   #373 (permalink)
senior member
 
jglopic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Spring, TX
Drives YF Sonata Hybrid
Posts: 802
jglopic is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cat n Bull View Post
I don't have a program to figure out gas mileage, I just have to take the car's word for it. So far we are getting 38.6 mpg- the car is about a month old :-)
I am actually running two fuel economy tracking systems right now. I use the Fuelly website, which generates the badge in my signature. It is free to sign up on their website, and you can add fuel-ups via a mobile-web page or SMS text.

I also have an Android app called "Car Maintenance Reminder" (real original name, huh!). It includes a fuel tracking system. I think I have the "pro" version which is normally paid, but I got it as a free app of the day a while back in the Amazon AppStore. Looks like the regular free version will do much the same if you are only tracking a single vehicle.

One dvantage of using both is that if you make a typo in one, it is easier to find and fix.
__________________
Touring the greater Houston area and trying to save a little gas doing it!
jglopic is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-20-2012, 09:56 AM   #374 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
jefmoody's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Saint Cloud, FL
2013 HSH Limited
Posts: 213
jefmoody
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cat n Bull View Post
I don't have a program to figure out gas mileage, I just have to take the car's word for it. So far we are getting 38.6 mpg- the car is about a month old :-)

Fuelly - Fuelly | Share and Compare Your MPG
jefmoody is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 11-20-2012, 09:59 AM   #375 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
Thunderstruck666's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Chicago, IL
Drives 2012 Sonata Hybrid Base
Posts: 420
Thunderstruck666
Default

I use fuelly, although I keep a notebook in the car where I record data old school-pen and paper. I enter my info from the mobile web page as soon as I fill up.
__________________
Thunderstruck666 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-14-2012, 01:09 AM   #376 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Canada
Drives Sonata Hybrid
Posts: 7
nm7512 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

With the Canadian winter here, my milage has just plummeted, but I didnt realize how bad it would be. My latest fill-up, according to fuelly was 25.3 mpg, with my normal sensible driving and a bit of hypermiling. My best fill-ups in the summer were around 40mpg. Thats about a 40% drop. Is that normal?

One of the confusing things about all this is that, whereas fuelly show 25.3 mpg (with 3% correction), my avg mpg on the car's computer shows 29.4 mpg. Thats almost a 25% inaccuracy, and pretty unacceptable in my books and its not the first time. Has anyone else experienced this much inaccuracy? Any solutions, suggestions?

Apologies if there is already a sticky for this.
nm7512 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-17-2012, 12:12 PM   #377 (permalink)
senior member
 
jglopic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Spring, TX
Drives YF Sonata Hybrid
Posts: 802
jglopic is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

So, as you can see from my signature line, I don't get superb mileage compared to some of the folks on these forums. However, I am still impressed with what this car can do. I got gas this morning on my way out of the neighborhood. Driving suburban streets for a few miles, and this is what I saw:



When I got to work, I was still over 50 Avg MPG indicated. Not bad!

Of course, it helps dramatically that when I reset the Avg MPG display, the engine was already hot. I am sure that by the time I get up to normal operating temp on the way home that the number will drop significantly.
__________________
Touring the greater Houston area and trying to save a little gas doing it!
jglopic is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-25-2012, 07:21 PM   #378 (permalink)
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Ottawa, ON Canada
Drives 2012 Sonata Hybrid
Posts: 36
Rjstur is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

nm7521 You are taking into account that Fuelly is U.S. gallon. You have 25.3 and in our gallon it would be 30.38 Much closer to the cars 29.4
Rjstur is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-26-2012, 10:51 PM   #379 (permalink)
Guest
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: US
HSH
Posts: 444
xxxxxxxxmondoe is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

41.3 average last fill up, old man winter has officially arrived so im expecting to take a mileage hit just as I did with my prior and any other vehicle ive owned, its called unfavorable conditions. Definitely not a deal breaker.
xxxxxxxxmondoe is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 12-27-2012, 12:32 AM   #380 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Canada
Drives Sonata Hybrid
Posts: 7
nm7512 is an unknown quantity at this point
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Rjstur View Post
nm7521 You are taking into account that Fuelly is U.S. gallon. You have 25.3 and in our gallon it would be 30.38 Much closer to the cars 29.4
Well it was about 8.4l\100km on the computer and 9.3l\100 on Fuelly. This is just way off and unacceptable. Wondering if this is something the dealer can fix?

The performance of this car in the Ottawa winters has been a disappointment, but this only compounds it, since I cant even get an accurate reading, and when I do--it turns out to be much worse.

Love the car otherwise.
nm7512 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Random Question


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:03 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.