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Old April 3rd, 2012, 13:26   #63
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Originally Posted by oilhammer View Post

Tires: ...Going from the proper 91 load to an 89 (an all too common mistake) can take a 1 MPG hit all by itself over the same model tire. ...
While I agree that you should always use tires of the correct load rating, I don't understand how load rating impacts mpg. Can you elaborate? thanks.
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