When getting rid of that antique, dependable van isn't an possibility, you can yet cause a uncommon matters to build it besides environmentally attached. With some creativity and the condign Accoutrement, you can constitute an enfeebled vehivle "immature" and breathe easier brilliant you and your vehivle are treading a bantam lighter on the pathway.
1. Propel astute. Consider a new catalytic converter and exhaust while you are at it.5. Stop running hot and cold.
Provided you get a diesel engine, you can use alternative fuel with little to no modifications to the old car. Biodiesel made from pure vegetable oil or ethanol can be found in just about every state, making it easier to be green at the pump.
3. Maintain your ride. Regular maintenance on your vehicle keeps your car running smooth, polluting less and achieving better fuel economy. Tune-ups and properly inflated tires are a must to make that old car more green.
4. Upgrade for efficiency. Maintaining is a good start, but to really go green, simple upgrades for your car increase your efficiency. Buy quality high-flow air filters, synthetic oils and spark plugs for better performance. Driving the quickness border and avoiding jerky starts and stops saves your miles per gallon (MPG) and might save you from a speeding ticket. Planning elsewhere your Journey as well helps avoid backtracking and racking up wasted miles on the course.2. Handle what you've got.
Unless your old car is a classic, chances are it is electronically controlled and the engine doesn't need to be warmed up by idling. Also, go easy on the air conditioner (AC). It is bad for you and wrecks your MPG. Park in the shade to keep the car cooler so you aren't tempted to blast the AC every time you get inside.
6. Convert. Kits are available to turn your old car into a hybrid but range in cost and effectiveness. Do your homework on what is available to see if this is a good option for you.