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Vehicle Maintenance: Reducing the Cost of Fuel Consumption

Many transit organizations are asking the question, “How can we reduce our fuel cost?” There are many ways to help reduce the cost of fuel consumption. An important way to start saving fuel is by getting the proper maintenance on your vehicle. Keeping your vehicle in top operating condition will not only save you fuel and money, it will help reduce your long-term maintenance costs and minimize harmful exhaust emissions. You can start by using National RTAP's checklist of fuel-saving maintenance measures in Vehicle Maintenance: Reducing the Cost of Fuel Consumption.