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I have been reading this forum for a while and have made my purchases based on information here. I thought it was about time to introduce myself.

I currently have an early 1999 dually, crew cab, long bed, 2WD, 6 speed diesel that is my commuter car. It gets 21 MPG in the summer and 19 in the winter. I just purchased the AFE Stage II intake with sock (sand in WA), 4" Magnaflow SS exhaust, gauges, and a DP Tuner chip will be ordered early next week. My goal is 25 to 26 mpg in the summer. I drive 55 mph everywhere. I drive 30k miles per year for work.

I autocross, drag and roadrace my 2006 STi to get my speed fix. I was very competitive locally in STU autox and raced the national champion from this year a few times. Lost all but 1 to him.

Old truck was a 2004 6.0, F250, 4x4, crew cab, short bed. Sold it because I was not driving it much. The best it ever got was 17 mpg.

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post #2 of 16 Old 11-08-2007, 01:17 PM
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Welcome to a great site Rex!!! It's nice to see another WA person on here.

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Where at in Washington?

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How do you get that kind of mpg That's awsome

2000 F-350, 4x4, regular cab
Automatic tranmission
Mods: Mac cold air induction
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Wrenches Turned by Trucks Unlimited (Thanks Scott!) and NPCCPARTSMAN
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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
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Heated Side Mirrors, Owner Built Rear Airbag System
Owner Built Front Bumper, Owner Built Tymar Intake
Owner Built Custom Exhaust, Rear Roll Pan?



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