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Old 10-09-2007, 06:37 PM
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terrible fuel mileage

Im getting terrible fuel mileage with my 96 stroke. Literally 300 miles max with a real easy foot on 37 gallons. What is the problem? Everything seems normal no fuel leaks the I know of..... fpr screen and fuel filter are clean and in good condition. Any info would be appreciated. I drive alot almost all in city but do drive very hard. Need help THANKS
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Old 10-09-2007, 06:47 PM
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Check your air filter. Also to ulsd will cause mpg loss.
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Old 10-09-2007, 07:35 PM
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I thought the 96's only held 35 gallons, front 20 and rear 15? The big tires and the 4:10 rear end will also cut down on efficiency?
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air filter has less than 1000 miles its fine. Building ok boost maybe a tiny bit low 20-21psi full throttle with just me in it
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Old 10-11-2007, 04:15 PM
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only have 3:55s
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I have tried and never got more then 400 miles to a fill-up (both tanks)

5-speed 4:10's

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Old 10-11-2007, 04:29 PM
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hmmm...... im not even close to that. idk ill try and keep my foot out of it
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Old 11-10-2007, 05:29 PM
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I am only getting 10 miles to gallon. use to get 16-17 mpg. no fuel leak. air oil fuel filters all new. Any ideas?
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