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Old 06-03-2013, 11:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Deathrend View Post
I pulled a similar trailer 500 miles round trip, averaging 15 MPG there (60-65) and 13 on the way back (70-75).

The biggest difference you'll see is the power band. You don't have to get on it hard to get the load moving.

Thanks for posting.... I had a little wind so I think I will get about 7 mpg loaded. I did lend my truck to someone who towed a 28ft loaded and he averaged 7mpg in my truck....

I dont haul a ton.... I go to my local track (20 min trip) and maybe do a few long hauls (Anything over 200 miles) a handful of times a year. Just wasn't sure if a diesel was worth looking into....
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