have any problem with going through the gas 55 miles per quarter tank


Asked by Aug 25, 2015 at 09:48 AM about the 2008 Nissan Sentra Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I bought my car four months ago. at first drove great and gas was getting over 300 to the tank now im lucky if I get 200. and it is just getting worse last week I at least got 70 the quarter now its 50 miles .. for a four cylinder car driving local and close should not cost 80-90 a week for gas...

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Sounds like it needs a good tune up, plugs cap rotor wires air and fuel filters, then put in some SeaFoam in the fuel tank, then reset the ECM and drive it as you normally would, that way the computer will relearn the vehicle and the way you drive and adjust the engine controls accordingly. HTH

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