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Old 12-03-2004, 07:03 AM
jaisonline jaisonline is offline
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fyi...

hi emailed the author yesterday and here are both emails.

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>Subject: "Help Gas Mileage for Under $100." from Dec 1, 2004
>Date: Thu, 2 Dec 2004 16:26:13 -0500
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>Hello Mr. Hwang,
>
>I just said your article, "Help Gas Mileage for Under $100." I am very
>curious how replacing a car's grounding system will improve net
>horsepower and gas mileage by reducing electrical resistance.
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>Do you have any documented proof?
>
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>Thanks so much for reading my e-mail,

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-----Original Message-----
Sent: Friday, December 03, 2004 1:48 AM
Subject: RE: "Help Gas Mileage for Under $100." from Dec 1, 2004


Hi,

Reducing electrical resistance doesn't actually make power, it saves it. You
probably wouldn't see much of a gain on a new car, but older cars with poor
grounding are robbing you of power. This is also true when you make
extensive modifications, such as adding a stereo system. I've read a bit
about it, but I'll have to run a search to find you a more definitive study.

Jeff
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