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Old 07-21-2011, 01:56 AM
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idk yall my truck has a drop in filter and a bed cover at its best( 68mph for 200 miles) i get 22.5mpg's. i'm really hesitant to modify anything. i live on flat ground at sea level so conditions r ideal. Be careful how u modify your vehicle sometimes your better off leaving it alone, unexplained things can happen and these aren't fuel saving vehicles.
Smartest thing I have heard said about fuel mileage in these trucks other than buy a Caliber my daughter loves hers she fills that little 12 gallon tank once a month.
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wow my wife fills her 12 gallon tank twice a week! And I fill my 26 gallon tank every week too! ...we drive too much...

Flat ground and sea level elevation make a difference, I also drive in those conditions, about 75% city driving (but not stop and go) and have yet to average below 17mpg.
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wow I never looked at the numbers in front of me like that before... we use 50 gallons every week!!!!! (I know it's less we probably fill up with 1/4 tank everytime...) I could save like $200/wk by riding a bicycle to work lol
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