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Old 07-12-2013, 01:40 PM
1979 Palomino 1979 Palomino is offline
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Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Gorrie,Ontario Canada
Age: 56
Posts: 71
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2012 Ram SXT QC
Trim Level: sxt
Color: Mineral Grey Metallic
Engine: 2008-20?? 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 310hp 330lb/ft
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Originally Posted by compressor man View Post
I only get 300-350km per 90L tank and I have to use 93 or higher fuel due to my custom tune. I wish Shell had a 94oct like Petro does. I go into the U.S. and get my gas off the Indian reserve, last tank of 93oct was 92 cents per liter compared to 1.50/L here in Canada. I do mostly city and drive it like I stole it, so it just chugs fuel, but it sounds so good doing it, lol.
Believe me if there were no speed limits or cops around my fuel consumption wouldn't be this good. The service manager and mechanic both said it didn't hurt to open them up once in a while so I actually did on the way home from Hanover and the RAM seemed to peak at 172 (107.5 mph) or maybe I was chickening out.
I figured out the Ford and got 25.7 mpg this week, a little less than last week. I'll do the RAM when I get fuel in Hangover tonight before rollerbootin.
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