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2004 F350 Tow questions

OK I just put on The Edge with Juice, AFE Intake, and I will be putting on the Banks Monster single 4" in the next day or two. Is there any thing else I could do to help with fuel mileage? I am getting ready to move to Alaska from florida and will be towing my Jeep the whole 4600 miles so any advice would be great.

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Have you heard of the SCT Xcalibrator?? Clean fuel filters and fresh oil will help. How much weight are you towing?

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Clean your egr before the drive if you want. Zoodad will kick your highway milage up.


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I will be pulling around 8000-9000lbs. It shouldnt be to bad. I just had the oil and fuel filters changed. I havent heard of SCT.
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Speed, tire pressures, a bed cap, etc, can all make a difference in milage.

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Yeah I will be running 55-60mph for the most part. Not in a hurry to get there. I just put a Leer Truck topper on a few weeks ago. I am thinking about adding the zoodad this weekend. I see that most people are saying they really seen a diff.
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The zoodad will make a noticable differance for sure.



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I havent heard of SCT.
sct xcal is gonna be a bit better for your transmission versus the edge juice platinum....depending on what level you run. I got great mileage on level 1.

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edge is hard on the tranny and i didn't notice a milage difference in mine. good luck.
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