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Just finished second year of ownership, odometer now shows 10,036 miles
Past year drove 3,017 miles, average of 17.1 MPG, no long trips, only local driving due to virus

Service history (date, miles, work)
4/24/2019 1,557 Recall SB 19-045
7/24/2019 3,794 Oil & filter
9/18/2019 4,760 SB 19-096
1/20/2020 6,902 Oil & filter, tire rotation, battery test
8/5/2020 9,080 Software update OTA, System B.1.3.4, Navigation 2.06.02
12/1/2020 9,803 Recall SB 20-047, Software update SB 20-029, oil & filter, brake fluid service

MM now has oil life at 90%, next service is B6
Looks like you're taking good care of her. About how many hours would you say you spent getting all those SBs and sw updates done (at the dealership I assume). Did they resolve the issues they were suppose to fix?
 

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Just finished second year of ownership, odometer now shows 10,036 miles
Past year drove 3,017 miles, average of 17.1 MPG, no long trips, only local driving due to virus

Service history (date, miles, work)
4/24/2019 1,557 Recall SB 19-045
7/24/2019 3,794 Oil & filter
9/18/2019 4,760 SB 19-096
1/20/2020 6,902 Oil & filter, tire rotation, battery test
8/5/2020 9,080 Software update OTA, System B.1.3.4, Navigation 2.06.02
12/1/2020 9,803 Recall SB 20-047, Software update SB 20-029, oil & filter, brake fluid service

MM now has oil life at 90%, next service is B6
I'm not doing much better than you are on mpg. 17.5
 

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Looks like you're taking good care of her. About how many hours would you say you spent getting all those SBs and sw updates done (at the dealership I assume). Did they resolve the issues they were suppose to fix?
All work was done at local dealer. Minimal time at the dealer since I make an appointment, drop SUV off in the morning and pick up in the afternoon. All work done in one day with good results, and no cost to me with warranty coverage or Honda Maintenance Plan paid.
 

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Truck? You have a minivan with 4 doors lol. Nothing “truck” about the mommy designed pilot.
Daddys have to call the mommy designed Pilot a truck. It's like calling yourself self confident when you have to wear the pink jockeys when all your green ones are greasy.
 

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Daddys have to call the mommy designed Pilot a truck. It's like calling yourself self confident when you have to wear the pink jockeys when all your green ones are greasy.
I wasn't going to say anything.
I did have to look up at the top of the page to make sure that I wasn't in the Titan Forum when I read this. 🙄
 
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I regularly do a 35 mile interstate drive and its nice seeing the MPG meter saying 32-35 MPG over that stretch. I am usually doing around 75MPH. Now I do know that my actual mpg is always around 2 mpg less than what the dash says, but still, 30-33mpg is nice. My 2017 EX has 66400 miles on it. Ready for its first set of new tires soon. As I have mentioned previously, a headwind or not, or drafting close in traffic can make a 2 mpg difference. This thing is very wind sensitive.
 

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Here is a snapshot of yesterdays drive down I-95 having done 74mph for that 41.3 miles stretch, no A/C, moderate traffic. Computer said I got 32.9 mpg over that stretch. New Michelin Defender tires with 33psi.
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Here is a snapshot of yesterdays drive down I-95 having done 74mph for that 41.3 miles stretch, no A/C, moderate traffic. Computer said I got 32.9 mpg over that stretch. New Michelin Defender tires with 33psi. View attachment 147142 View attachment 147142
I just dunno how your pulling off those numbers. Have you calculated it by gasoline usage?
 

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I did calculate it after refueling not long after I got the Pilot 4 years ago, but I have not done it since then. I will try to do it again in the next 2 weeks or so. Besides the overpasses on I-95 it is pretty much flat here. I loose a tenth or two going up, but regain it going down overpasses.
 

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I just did 2400+ miles trip (both ways) and driving speed between 75-80 mph on highway the best it showed was 23mpg average, that's pretty low for a minivan lol nothing near what they advertise.
 

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I don't have/use any onboard estimates.

I divide the gallons by the miles those gallons went.

About 50 street, 50% Hwy

Last tank 21.2 mpg!

08 Pilot SE w/ 191,000 miles on it!

I don't try and be Racer X, and don't try and be the first one off the line, etc.
I have my GSXR1000 for that!
 

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I don't have/use any onboard estimates.

I divide the gallons by the miles those gallons went.

About 50 street, 50% Hwy

Last tank 21.2 mpg!

08 Pilot SE w/ 191,000 miles on it!

I don't try and be Racer X, and don't try and be the first one off the line, etc.
I have my GSXR1000 for that!
Just got home from the grocery store. 50/50 driving. My average mileage was 21.4 mpg. Of course driving habits contribute greatly to the kind of gas milage you get.
 

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OK. So yesterday I topped off my tank about a mile from the interstate and drove 42.4 miles south on I-95 at 74mph. when I got off the interstate my computer said avg fuel was 30.2mpg. I had to drive another 11 miles or so at around 55mph with a few traffic light stops and I refueled. At that point the computer said I got 30.9mpg. I pumped in 1.87 gallons. So that came out to 28.35 mpg. So the computer overstated mpg by 2.55 mpg. Moderate traffic on I-95, no A/C (weather has been in the mid 50's here mornings) I could have waited until I got home to refuel, but I knew I would be running the A/C on the way home.
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The built in MPG guesstimator lies. Usually it will tell you that you are getting better MPG. Sometimes I have seen one under guesstimate you actually MPG, but generally it tends to be generous.
 

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Here is a snapshot of yesterdays drive down I-95 having done 74mph for that 41.3 miles stretch, no A/C, moderate traffic. Computer said I got 32.9 mpg over that stretch. New Michelin Defender tires with 33psi. View attachment 147142 View attachment 147142
OK, now, start a trip meter at zero at your next fill up.
Next tine you get gas- (closer to emptly the better), divide the miles on the trip meter by the gallons that went in.

Compare it to the computer best 'estimate', and let us know how close it is, on each drive/tank?
 

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They are now offering this 15% ethanol- 88 octane at the Kwik trips I often go to because they also advertise, ......
wait for it.............. Top Tier Fuels!
The sticker on the pump says the 15%E, 88 octane is suitable for vehicles made after 2001. So I think my 08 SE applies.
I usually use the 10%E- 87 octane in it.
I'm thinking the 1 more octane is to make up for the 5% more E- and the stochiometrics thing?

It seems to run the same. Still taking those Grabber HTS60 at those 70 mph highway curves! Inside joke.

I'll compute/divide my next tank with it and see if there's much change in mpg.

Winds, hills, and habits have a BIG effect.

Woops, I just saw I posted about my Gen 1/08 pilot, in a 3rd gen area. Sorry.
 

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Well, thats kinda what I did yesterday. I only wanted to figure my highway mpg without the use of A/C so I filled up after 53 miles and got 28.35 mpg and the Pilots computer said I got 30.9mpg. So it overstated by 2.55 mpg.
 
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