7.3 Mpg - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 06:17 AM Thread Starter
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 
KYStroker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 29
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
7.3 Mpg

How many miles per gallon are you all getting in your 7.3?
KYStroker is offline  
post #2 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 06:39 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
jphelzer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 1,479
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
MPG issue
Tips and Tricks to Better Fuel Economy

2001 F250 Ext Cab LB 4x4
7.3L PSD, 4R100
Stock except for DIY Tymar intake and 4" exhaust
226K miles and counting!


jphelzer is offline  
post #3 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 07:17 AM
ADMIN AND TECH


 
SCUFFY828's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: winston salem north carolina
Posts: 9,306
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
20 mpg avg

SCUFFY828@POWERSTROKE.ORG
ITS STOCK
SCUFFY828 is offline  
post #4 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 08:18 AM
Serving Our Country!
 
cvdenson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Yuma, AZ
Posts: 277
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
18/21 avg with a high of 23

Chris
Early 99 F350 XLT 4x2 CC LB SRW 6sp
Terminator modded HPOP, CCV, 203 T, SS HPX, ITP OBA, Oilguard, Intank/Prepump mods, Ford AIS/zoodad, ITP regulated return, 08 Differential Cover, Autometer Pyro/Boost, 4" MKO straight-piped, Diesel Site A/C Bypass, DieselSite Coolant Filter Kit, DP F5 (stock, no start, high idle, 80e), gutted/plugged EBPV, TurboMaster WG, Aerotank 55 gal replacement tank, AutoEnginuity
cvdenson is offline  
post #5 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 09:10 AM
Thats Mr. Oil Leak.....

 
MrJohnWayne's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Waller/Magnolia
Posts: 9,604
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Thanks: 9
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
17-18 if I drive right. But I also have 4.10's in the rear.

John Wayne
Owner and Operator of the
REDNECK VALDEZ
You can find me on FaceBook
MrJohnWayne is offline  
post #6 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 09:37 AM
Is it even worth it???



 
ABOBB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Lex KY
Posts: 9,098
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to ABOBB Send a message via Yahoo to ABOBB
I get 17 to 18 all the time... that's in town, on the highway, or up and down hills.

Last weekend.. running around Sealy TX, hot rodding some, 3 passes at the dragstrip, etc, still got me almost 16 mpg. One leg of the trip home was close to 19.

ABOBB
Aaron A. Bobb
abobb@powerstroke.org

2002 F-250 SD ExCab, Short Bed, PSD, Auto trans, 4X4
Custom tuned 6 position Chip
Whelen CSP690 Strobe Kit (Installed @ Feb Indy Strokers Rally... Thanks Adam), ZooDad Mod
COMING ATTRACTIONS:

Heated Side Mirrors, Owner Built Rear Airbag System
Owner Built Front Bumper, Owner Built Tymar Intake
Owner Built Custom Exhaust, Rear Roll Pan?


]
ABOBB is offline  
post #7 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 09:42 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 176
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I haven't seen 18 since I was forced to use ULSD .

I'm lucky to see 15 with all highway miles now.

Any advice as to what is wrong is welcome.

No fuel leaks, believe me, I check everyday.

Thanks,
beerhunter is offline  
post #8 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 10:08 AM
FJuanfiddy mod


 
Dave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Trempealeau, WI
Posts: 31,818
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 6 Post(s)
Thanks: 132
Thanked 181 Times in 161 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via Yahoo to Dave
16 to 20 with additive depending on how i drive

Email: Dave@powerstroke.org
2011 F150 Ecoboost Crew cab lariat. Custom tunes from KEM and 5Star, and Unleashed
2012 F150 Crew Cab Ecoboost stock for now-Totaled March 12 2015
2006 F250 ECSB Lariat 4x4

Leveling kit, 315/70/17 Kelly TSRs on Method race wheels
ARP studs and OEM gaskets done by Renegade Diesel
ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
Flowmaster/MBRP Hybrid Exhaust
Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
Dually LED lights from Stealth Automotive/Xpedition Outfitters
No Limit Fab 6.0 Cold Air Intake
http://www.bulletproofdiesel.com/default.asp
http://nolimitfabrication.com/
Dave is offline  
post #9 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 10:23 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
scottphillips88's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Logan Utah
Posts: 218
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 4 Post(s)
Thanks: 5
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
15-15.9 For the last 10 tanks. City/some Highway
scottphillips88 is offline  
post #10 of 53 Old 05-04-2007, 10:45 AM
Retired Navy Senior Chief
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Greenwood, IN
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I get 22 mph on the highway at 68 mph, 16 around town (if I keep my foot out of it) and 12 while towing a travel trailer with DiabloSport Predator tow/economy tune installed.
goodcruisin is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome