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Old 03-12-2011, 01:28 AM
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I put on some 35's and using a handheld gps I've determined that my speedo is off buy about 10%. So does this mean my mileage is of by the same 10%. Also would the fuel efficiency be off by that much as well. I know I am actually traveling further that the odometer reading so the mileage is better than the truck thinks it is getting. I was just wondering if the amounts are equal to the speedometer difference. Also somewhat related has any one had any difficulty with the warranty with larger tires with the dealer saying there are more miles on the truck than actually registered. Since the warranties are mileage based 50 000/100 000 miles etc.
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Yes to all. The only thing the truck knows is drive shaft speed/revolutions.
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Time for a tuner -I understand they can be set up to accommodate different tire sizes.
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superchips flashpaq will program for different gear ratios and tire sizes
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