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By boeserkritiker on
2012 Toyota Prius Two 4dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl gas/electric hybrid CVT)
previously mentioned Bluetooth connectivity issues had to do with the phone, not the car.
I basically want to give a mpg update.
it really does not seem to make a whole lot of a difference trying to specifically drive in a max. saving manner or just go with the flow. I tried both and you get somewhere around +/-54mpg per computer in mixed driving. just don't have a heavy foot. trying to squeeze out one or two more mpg's really makes you the slowest on the road. the two best tips I have is leave as much as possible to the cruise control. the computer seems to do the most efficient choices. and forget the eco mode button. i drive a lot in slightly hilly areas and the small engine really
struggles to the point that the car starts vibrating. turn it off and the car acts normal.
Also, forget the mpg the computer shows. Actual calculated mpg is consistently 3-4 mpg less. So real world mpg has been just over 50mpg. driving with a roof box on top did actually not effect the mpg too negatively.