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Old 07-05-2009, 07:43 PM
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I have a 2003 7.3 with 37's. what are some things i can do to it to make it get really good gas mileage like 20mpg if possible.
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Old 07-05-2009, 08:27 PM
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HAHAHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHHA HA


Good luck. . Oh and its fuel mileage. unless yours uses gas



Air dams
custom tuned chip
side skirts
do not drive over 600* EGT
do not drive over 70 mph
do not drive over 2000 RPM.

Basically Nothing you can do to get 20 MPG. But those things will get you more MPG
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Old 07-05-2009, 08:29 PM
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****** push it****** Thats about it... do the Flintstone thing
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I don't have the big tires, but with my mods and a lite foot (63mph)I get 21 mpg hand cal. (hwy) 16-17 (city)
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I have a 2003 7.3 with 37's. what are some things i can do to it to make it get really good gas mileage like 20mpg if possible.
You are kidding, right? If not, and you figure out how to do it, I want to be your manager! Good luck! Oh yeah, if you're keeping notes, I get 13 MPG on a good day.
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Old 07-06-2009, 03:38 AM
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19.8 mpg is the best i have got. just gotta go real easy on the skinny pedal...
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I run 285 75 r16's and I get 17 average and might see 19 on a long trip if i keep it below 2,000 rpms. Intake and exhaust helped my fuel mileage by an mpg give or take, but these are heavy bastarts and they'll beat an f-150 but not a jetta.
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Old 07-06-2009, 05:28 AM
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Snow water meth... that will lower your egts, and give you more power.
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If you want a lot better fuel mileage, ditch the lift and oversize tires. It might look great but it costs $$. Otherwise, good luck!
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Old 07-07-2009, 11:24 AM
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Regear to 4.30's that will get you close to the stock gear ratio again. Wont get 20mgs likely but will be much better
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