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Poor mileage since injectors

Alright need since help here guys. Ever since I put injectors in (warren 175/stock). My mileage has been bad, around 12 driving conservatively. I would think it would be better. I had to put a new ebp valve on cause I messed it up installing the injectors. No codes, all readings are good (ficm, vgt, ipr, ipc). I just don't know where to look or am I expecting to much?

Edit: running looney wild track, should I talk to vivian bout this? Got wildman tunes on order to try them out.

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i would think it maybe the tuning or your right foot, lol. but try the TW tunes first and then make sure youre not in the throttle alot more than normal. i know I was when i put my sticks in.

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My truck had horrible fuel mileage when I installed my 175/75's... After a couple weeks of driving- the truck increased fuel mileage back up to where it was before(16-18) in city/mix of highway. I did not change my driving characteristics- I believe it wad the truck getting used to all the new items/tunes.

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I've had them in for bout 2 months now. I've tried taking it easy for an entire tank and still the same.

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It's not the injectors. Most likely a tuning issue.

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It's not the injectors. Most likely a tuning issue.
Thats what I'm thinking and hoping. Hopefully the tw tunes will help.

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4" turbo back, straight piped
SCT livewire (running TSD SPD)
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