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post #1 of 6 Old 08-10-2008, 04:50 PM Thread Starter
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i just came back from the lake and i believe im getting such horrible gas mileage. just pulling my 2000lb boat and trailer driving 70 w/ cruise i was getting 14-14.3. any suggestions.

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i just came back from the lake and i believe im getting such horrible gas mileage. just pulling my 2000lb boat and trailer driving 70 w/ cruise i was getting 14-14.3. any suggestions.
be careful trailering with cruise control on.

what do you get unloaded?

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i get around 17 w/ no trailer or anything. as much power i have i figure that i would get close to as much. one time pulling the boat i got 18.

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4in TB MBRP Exhaust -Straight Pipe
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Try towing with the Tow/Haul mode button OFF. With that light of weight, you shouldn't need the Tow/Haul mode's aggressive, and fuel eating, shift characteristics.

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i have tried towing and i got even worse mpg. i was using performance tune. im going again this weekend. im going to try the street tune.

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SCT Livewire w/ Innovatives Extreme Race Tune
4in TB MBRP Exhaust -Straight Pipe
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Zoodad Mod
Cfm+ Smallmouth
Fass 95 series system
ARP Studs
Pyro, Boost gauges
Exterior Apperance:
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Alien Hide Spray-In Bed Liner
Tool Box/55gal Fuel Tank
305/60/18 Dick Cepek Fun Country
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man i hate you, unloaded i get 14.3....................
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