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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-11-2008, 01:12 AM Thread Starter
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Fuel Mileage

My truck gets Like 16 mpg on a good day what would be good upgrades to get the best fuel mileage out of my truck. Iv got strait pipe and a Dr. P. box. What r some of u guys getting in yalls trucks.:shrug:
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I just got my truck and I'm getting 16 mpg it is completely stock with 225 70 19.5 tires! I don't think the guy recalabrated the computer for tire size. So I'm really just guessing by what the read out says!
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Mine says 21 mpg, but thats way off

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Im down to 15 mpg no matter how hard or east i drive it. I did get up to 18-19 mpg hwy when it was newer (this is on the 06) my 03 still gets great mileage 18-19 mpg hwy 70-74 mph.

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im getting about 18 average, i do mostly city driving too.
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Mine is showing 21.8 on the overhead right now which is way off. i just guessing its about 18 in mine. I haven't filled it up completely yet to figure it on paper.

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The best i have seen with mine so far is 17.5 mpg hand calculated... i wish i saw 18 or better....
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