2006 Honda Civic high fuel consumption

Tiny
YOUNIS7777
  • 2006 HONDA CIVIC
  • 30,000 MILES

Hi sir I bought this car couple of days ago I felt littl disturbance in RPM gauge so I took to a mechanic he sugested if we clean the Throttle Body with AC DELCO spray cleaner the rpm will come to normal I said ok you better go ahead he opened the Throttle body took it out & sprayed it since then fuel cosumption went very high before full tank use to give me 480-500 km now only 240-260 plz solve my problem I took to many mechanics every one says somethig different

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Thursday, October 10th, 2013 AT 10:19 PM

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Tiny
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Yes, a dirty throttle body can cause unstable idle but it won't effect fuel mileage much.

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Friday, October 11th, 2013 AT 2:59 AM

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