Do bigger rims affect gas mileage?

Answer Larger rims weigh more than standard rims. For every 50 pounds, you lose one percent of gas mileage. The larger and heavier the rims, the more your gas mileage will decrease, though not by a subs... Read More »

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How to Put Bigger Rims on a Truck?

A growing trend is to get bigger rims on vehicles. This is a trend that was started mainly by hip-hop artists. They placed thin tires on 22.5-inch rims to replace their old vehicle rims and tires. ... Read More »

How to Install Bigger Rims on a Toyota Corolla?

The Toyota Corolla is a well-known Japanese car that sells in large numbers in the U.S. One common upgrade made to Corollas by their owners is the installation of larger wheels and tires. This can ... Read More »

How Tires Affect Gas Mileage?

Average gas prices have risen almost continuously over the past decade. This trend is expected to continue in the future. Many drivers are doing all they can to raise their fuel economy and lower t... Read More »

Will a MAP Sensor Affect Gas Mileage?

MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensors are one of the many computerized accessories that help to ensure the proper firing and air-fuel mixture ratio of a vehicle's engine.