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Old 03-16-2012, 09:25 AM
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Vehicle: 2012 Ram 2500 & 2011 Wrangler
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Originally Posted by Bikenut View Post
3.73 gears in a 4x4 Mega 2500 with stock tires

I'm getting about 12 in town, 17 highway and 8 towing 10K.

I only have 2000 miles on the truck though, I'm hoping it will improve. Regardless, I didn't buy a truck for fuel mileage
I understand. I've never purchased a vehicle based on fuel consumption. But I've never had to pay nearly $4 a gallon for fuel before. I don't expect any full size 4x4 to get great gas milage, but I can't purchase a new vehicle and find out it only gets 10 mpg on the highway either. My Jeep currently averages 15 to 16 mpg and my wife's Expedition constantly averages a little less than 15 mpg. If I can get 13 to 14 mpg out of a Hemi powered Ram 2500, I'll be completely satisfied.
2012 Ram 2500 4x4 ST Crewcab, Cummins 6.7, RCX 5 inch lift, 20x9 KMC XD Spys, 37 inch Nitto Terra Grapplers, H&S XRT Programmer, MBRP exhaust
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