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post #1 of 6 Old 02-20-2012, 09:06 AM Thread Starter
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OBS 7.3

i have a regular cab long wheel base OBS 7.3 with 3.55 gears. does anybody know what speed on the interstate is a good speed to get the BEST fuel mileage???

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anybody got an answer for me?

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17-1800 rpms

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thanks! ive been trying to figure out but theres a wide range to look at!

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paint match grill, clear headlight assembly, clear tail light assembly, LED'S in every stock light housing, triple pillar pod with glow shift trans, boost, egt gauges.
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just stick your foot in it and go. you will get to ur destination quicker which in returns saves you some gas lol
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auto or 5spd???

with my OBS i had 355's and 315/75/16 tires. my best fuel milage was between 1500-1800(90-100km/h)

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Lol what kind of frankenstroke did you buy???

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