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#1 (permalink) Old 01-03-2005, 03:30 PM
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I have an '86 325es with about 188k on it an I've been pulling 30 mpg consistently up until a month or so ago. Now I'm pulling low 20s. My question is, will cold weather change my mileage that drastically? I haven't done anything to the car except put new tires on it.

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uummm, are you driving in the city a lot or something? i dunno about cold weather changing your mpg's, weird, i guess something to look into though. good luck man

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a bad o2 sensor can cause a drop in gas mileage? you arent driving different places and not getting on it anymore than usual?

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