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Avoid these two common car features to save money on fuel

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Drivers are being urged to avoid using two common car features in order to save money on fuel. When driving in warm weather, motorists will usually opt for having the windows open or using air conditioning. However, doing both of these things could heavily impact your fuel economy. Air conditioning is very energy intensive and can increase your fuel consumption by as much as 10%. Meanwhile, having your windows down at higher speeds can cause your fuel consumption to increase by as much as 20%. Experts say getting your car windows tinted is an effective way to keep your car cool during hot weather. Tinted windows can reduce the heat given off by direct sunlight by as much as 70% inside a car.


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