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post #1 of 9 Old 05-03-2009, 10:03 AM Thread Starter
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So, i was real concerned about my mileage during this last winter.. i was getting around 200 miles to a 29 gallon tank, pretty piss poor if you ask me.. i was beginning to think my truck was broken or something.. i dont know what they changed with the fuel now, if anything, but i have gone 60 miles on 1/8th of tank... pretty darn good if you ask me..


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Holy crap that was worse than my 05. I usually get 280 miles to about a tank. Changed the filters and no change. Got the 02 and that gets 420 miles to 24 gallons or 17.5 MPG.
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Im barely hitting 15mpg (actual) not lie o meter.

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whats with all the small fuel tanks jeez... i put 30 gallons in my 02 when it says its on 1/4 tank, and im getting about 500 miles before i fill up and i fill up when it says about 1/4 tank.

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short beds have 29 gallon tanks, long beds have 39 or something close to that

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I think you have a 32 or 34 gallon tank

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the long beds (my 2000 anyway) has a 38 gallon tank.
i get about 14.5 doin 70 on the highway and 16 doin 65 and some other driving



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in my 04 i get about 16 mostly country driving on extreme race and getting on it ALOT. dads 06 get better mpg because he drives slow

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