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Old 12-26-2010, 06:52 PM
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EX fuel mileage?

Just wanted to know what kind of MPG everyone's getting. My best is 13 and am looking to improve on it.
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Old 12-27-2010, 05:24 AM
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On my '04, I am seeing 14 city and 20/21 on the highway.
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Old 12-28-2010, 07:47 PM
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On my '04, I am seeing 14 city and 20/21 on the highway.
What all do you have done to it?
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Old 12-29-2010, 05:16 AM
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Not much to be honest. I just bought her 3 months ago. So far, I've unplugged the EGR while waiting to afford a delete and put an Edge Insight on her to watch her ECT and EOT deltas from more than 50 degrees apart. So... Yeah, more work to do.
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Old 12-29-2010, 03:26 PM
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Your ECT and EOT difference should not exceed 15 degrees, not 50. If you have a 50* difference, you better park it and change the oil cooler before you rupture the EGR cooler and ruin your head gaskets. As far as the milage goes, I get 13/14 city and just got 19.6 hand calculated on a 1600 mile trip at 70+ mph. Do you have anything to read codes on your rig. That milage is low for a stock truck. You might have other issues going on.
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Old 12-30-2010, 04:11 AM
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Absolutely... I totally agree with you Heathrm. Putting a coolant filter on this weekend and then back to the dealership for a new oil cooler.

I love my Insight though. Without it, I'd just be driving around thinking everything was great. At least now, I can get her fixed before real trouble comes knocking.
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