Increasing fuel economy

Increasing fuel economy  - Starting and driving - Infiniti QX Owners Manual - Infiniti QX

► Accelerate slowly and smoothly. Maintain cruising speeds with a constant accelerator position.
► Drive at moderate speeds on the highway.
► Avoid unnecessary stopping and braking. Keep a safe distance behind other vehicles.
► Select a gear range suitable to road conditions.
► Avoid unnecessary prolonged engine idling.
► Keep your engine tuned up.
► Follow the recommended periodic maintenance schedule.
► Keep the tires inflated at the correct pressure. Improper tire pressure will increase wear and waste fuel.
► Make sure the front wheels are properly aligned. Improper alignment will cause premature tire wear and lower fuel economy.
► Climate control operation lowers fuel economy. Use the air conditioner only when necessary.
► When cruising at highway speeds, it is more economical to use the air conditioner and leave the windows closed to reduce drag.

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