Green pool noodles as the grill block and lawn edging as the air dam.

I don’t remember where I got the idea,but blocking off the grill for aero supposedly reduces drag. Also adding an air dam to the bottom of the bumper does something. Well being the cheap ass I am, and the car a metro who gives a crap what it looks like, as long as it works.

I never got above 48.8 MPG, mostly in the high 30's. I never really hypermilled consistently. I just drove and this thing kept going and going.

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I tried different things,

Also removed one of the windshield wipers and rotates the arm on the wiper motor 90° so that it started at the top and wiped down and rested back up top

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I even tried to tape all the gaps on the way home from out of town.

Superbad ? It was great while it lasted. I’m not actually driving it anymore and after the sale and the last road trip I’ll likely change my display name to something else.
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Kinja or my tablet ate my last paragraph and put it in the caption for the photo above. Oops.

3 more days.

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