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The system in place that reduces emissions also reduces mileage. (deliberate?). Unfortunately, I must go burn some diesel to pay the bills so I don't have the time to give examples right now.
originally posted by: nwtrucker
a reply to: Mugly
The truck owner that doesn't maintain his vehicle won't be in business for long. It is his lifeblood, so to speak.
There are exceptions, but by and large, owner-operator equipment is better maintained than fleet units.