Category: Fuel consumption

How to take fuel bonuses into account

Many car owners use different loyalty programs from gas stations, and certainly everyone knows about the existence of such. Networks of gas stations are trying to attract regular buyers of fuel to give cumulative discounts, free liters or bonuses. There are a lot of programs, like their users. There is a logical question: How can you calculate the benefits of…

Note the current mileage

The program has a remaining fuel prediction unit available. More information (mileage / fuel consumption / day coasting) and accurate results. And if consumption statistics or coasting gradually replenished, the actual (current) mileage the program learns from the records. The fuel records have even a single record type called “Waypoint” which contains the date and mileage (+ comment) only. And…

Trip cost

In any statistics relating to the vehicle, the fuel consumption is always mentioned as the main indicator of its profitability. If you agree with it, it will be recognized that the trip cost – the second main component, which can characterize maintenance the car, as it is expensive.

For what period considered consumption

Each repeated “final record” (full tank, volume rest or checkpoint) closed the previous period. All fuel between last and the previous finals record is summed, take into account the difference in the level in the tank and passed mileage and calculated consumption. This consumption is indicated for all records involved in the calculated period. For most users, this is understandable and familiar. But,…

A Note About Remaining Fuel

The program has the ability to calcculate the exact residue in the tank. It is added as a normal post, just tick the ‘know the exact balance of the tank’ and enter a known volume in the separate value field. If you wish, you can specify the amount of the following refueling. Roughly speaking: ‘full tank’ – a special case of this record –…