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Old 04-16-2013, 12:42 AM
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Originally Posted by Pettyrocks View Post
The first 500 miles on my truck it said 9.5 MPG, but that was mainly city and short trips with more than a few hills during stop and go.

I just got back from a 500 mile round trip with my 2500 megacab Gasser and I averaged 13 MPG with a little city driving mixed in. My truck only has 1100 miles on the motor so I expect it to get a little better. I was going 80 on the freeway, b/c the ride is a little better. Road was fairly flat(NortherN ND) and my tank had 91 octane with no ethynol. 3.73 gears.

Since my trip I have reset a few times and it seems going 60 I could possibly get 17mpg, and also possibly rear ended

I too did not need a Cummings and am happy with my gasser!
Same boat here...don't need diesel. Curious how the ride is in your 2500.
2015 3500 SRW Laramie Longhorn, CTD
2014 2500 Laramie Crew 6.4 Hemi, 4.10 axle (traded)
2013 RAM 2500 Laramie Longhorn, Cummins, (traded)
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