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Miles per gallon- What are you getting?

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Old 04-01-2005, 03:45 AM
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Default Miles per gallon- What are you getting?

As the title says, what is your MPG, your motor and any suggestions for a better MPG.
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Old 04-01-2005, 12:09 PM
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2001 Regular Cab Short Bed 3.9L V6 4 Speed Auto Lowest 14.64 Highest 16.59 Average 15.50
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Old 04-01-2005, 07:03 PM
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'99 1500 4x4 5.2, extended cab, auto trans.
Used to consistently average 12 mpg, then installed a Fastman TB and Flowmaster muffler, now I get between 15 and 16 consistently.
Best I have gotten so far was almost 18 on nothing but flat highway miles.
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Old 04-01-2005, 07:44 PM
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01 extended cab 4x4 off road,5.9 with intake and exhaust and I get rith at 12 MPG's[:@]
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Old 04-01-2005, 08:57 PM
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1996 Ram 1500 Short box reg cab, v6, auto. new magnaflow cat, other than that im stock.

figured it out to about 14mpg

new exhaust coming very soon, and gonna try to make my own cai
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Old 04-02-2005, 11:34 AM
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I was at 13 mpg. Added superflow cat with 3.5 in. deuls straight out the back with 4in tips. Not omly does it sound fantastic I gained 2 mpg. Just tryin to do what is best for our fossil feul consumption. My next step is cold air intake and I hear getting a chip{hyper tech, jet, ect.} will help. Any one done this mod. Any suggestions.
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Old 04-05-2005, 07:30 PM
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1999 3/4 ton 4x4 3.55 gears 285/75/16 tire
Average is about 18MPG. 60%city 40%Hwy
Best around 21MPG on the hwy.
But don't forget Diesel cost more than unleaded gas right now.
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Old 04-05-2005, 07:43 PM
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2001 2wd QC, 318 5sp, bone stock I am averaging 14.5mpg, hopefully I can make it better with some mods
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Old 04-09-2005, 04:33 PM
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Stock 99 4x4 Sport w/360 I am getting a constant 8 mpg...looking at TB upgrade but what will that give me about 12 mpg still not good...truck is running like a champ...so it just must be the type of truck....i think my Dodge days are numbered
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Old 04-12-2005, 06:56 PM
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Just added it up yesterday at the pump...... 13mpg []

5.2L 4x4 Standard cab

But...... I was running alot of places with the O/D off that I didn't really need to and was taching about 2 grand. Found out the places I can run O/D and am now taching 1.5 grand. I'll check back after the next tank and see what the results are. I haven't really had it long enough to give a solid answer. But so far I really like this truck.
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