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hoopitup2000

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Message Posted: Mar 27, 2014 6:48:01 AM

Do you turn OFF your engine during the "coasting" segment of "Pulse & Glide"?
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rick_evans
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 8:18:13 AM

Dumb idea. Modern car computers shut off fuel to the engine during coasting while maintaining power options with momentum.
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dassfg
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:51:39 AM

Very dumb idea
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RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:40:40 AM

no
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KansasGunman
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Message Posted: Sep 21, 2014 7:39:28 AM

How hard up does one have to be to do that?
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 17, 2014 7:23:21 AM

Never...............
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hoopitup2000
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 6:26:25 AM

Nope . . . .
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mybigtruck
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 5:47:35 AM

By definition, my diesel burns no fuel when coasting in gear with my foot off the pedal...
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cv
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Message Posted: Sep 11, 2014 5:47:27 AM

No, I do not....seems dangerous to do that.
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Awing1
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:02:52 AM

no
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 8:01:50 AM

No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 10, 2014 7:59:47 AM

Never.........
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 8:58:44 AM

NO
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randy3116
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 8:32:54 AM

no
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RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 7:19:56 AM

no
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twt
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Message Posted: Sep 6, 2014 6:32:54 AM

What a dangerous, idiotic, idea.
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redfish67
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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2014 9:58:02 PM

no
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WEDDY
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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2014 9:47:39 AM

Never
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2014 9:16:51 AM

No, no drive hybrids yet, engine need exercise if Ign. Key on, tranny need lubrication when moving, motorist following behind no use finger salute, or holler/shout profanity my direction, That GOOD! No headaches and safe from new orifices on body, staying Happy! No Horns sounds..... "GREAT"!
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hemidogg
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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2014 8:02:17 AM

no
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 5, 2014 7:47:12 AM

Never...........ever.......
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contiki
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Message Posted: Sep 4, 2014 7:19:02 AM

Never......
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carinthuist
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 9:39:32 PM

no
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WontPayTooMuch
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 9:33:51 PM

No. I would hate to loose the power steering as I'm slowing.
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GLM4205
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 12:22:10 PM

NOOOOOOOOOO
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jdmd6613
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Message Posted: Aug 29, 2014 8:40:27 AM

NO
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 27, 2014 7:17:48 AM

Never.....
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hoopitup2000
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 6:26:10 AM

Nope . . . .
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MertieMan
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 5:59:00 AM

No, furthermore this illegal.
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twt
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2014 5:35:57 AM

What kind of idiot would turn off their engine, in traffic?
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sagnat
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 9:12:42 PM

Nope...
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 8:46:00 PM

Maybe if I owned a RatRod 5 speed., with manual steering and regular brakes.
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PhilnTX
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 3:15:11 PM

Never
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John_Doe
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2014 3:34:35 AM

no
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 8:12:15 AM

No
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 7:59:33 AM

Never.....
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RalphHightower
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 7:19:46 AM

no
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xbAG
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 8:54:05 PM

no,never.
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 8:21:47 AM

Never.....
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twt
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Message Posted: Aug 23, 2014 4:30:13 AM

What a STUPID idea. When the engine is off, you have no control over your vehicle.
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budman1035
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 4:37:03 PM

Nope!
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mrgots2000
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 2:53:01 PM

I tried it once, never again. I get enough slack from other drivers just driving the speed limit.
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Awing1
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 10:43:04 AM

no
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RealtorJeff
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 10:15:07 AM

No, too dangerous
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jmac8612
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Message Posted: Aug 22, 2014 10:01:36 AM

nope never did that before....not sure i want to either....doesnt sound safe or smart:0)
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contiki
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Message Posted: Aug 18, 2014 7:40:30 AM

Never......ever...................
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Boyrr
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Message Posted: Aug 17, 2014 12:58:10 PM

bad idea
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weddy11
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Message Posted: Aug 17, 2014 9:46:18 AM

No
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PaylessKY
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Message Posted: Aug 17, 2014 9:40:41 AM

No
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dontuknowOH
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Message Posted: Aug 17, 2014 9:26:48 AM

Only on my bicycle, I'm the Engine! Love that inventor(Coaster brake)Guy.
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Awing1
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Message Posted: Aug 12, 2014 10:00:47 AM

no
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