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Old 03-23-2012, 02:19 PM
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you could do some performance upgrades like headers, cold air intake, bed cover, tuning chip, better tires, and other things.
In theory yes, but when you spend 2-3 grand on fuel saving stuff it takes alot of miles to make back that much money at maybe 2-3 mpg difference. Mind you modding is fun so I guess its worth the money but if you end up just doing it to gain a mpg or 2 you may never see your money back depending how long you drive ther truck..
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I pull a 6x10 trailer with my bike that's all
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I am getting around 14.5 to 14.8 around town with a lot of stop and go. I have been playing with manual shift and choosing 6 on the shift indicator and that has helped my mpg quiet a bit with all the stop and go traffic i do try this method and see how it works for ya. When ever you shift your truck into drive manually choose sixth gear and it should help cause the mds does not kick in and lug the truck at low speeds
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Mines an 08 so its got a 5 speed and I can't manually control my gear other than 1st aand 2nd
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11.5 here, 13+mpg would be great.
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ram, even with all your mods your still getting that bad???
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I get around 18, if I can keep her off the city streets.
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The window sticker on my truck estimated mpg was 13 in city and 18 on the hwy and that's what it gets. The v6 would be your best choice for better gas mileage.
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14.4 city and 17.5 highway with my r/t
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id be happy with 14 even tho its only 1 mpg better, 14 just looks easier on the wallet lol
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