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I know lifting the truck kills mileage and hemis are bad enough but was wondering what kind of mileage you all are getting with your 6 in lifts. Let me know if you are running 35' 37'. Ill be running stock 3.91 gears for now. thanks.
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I have the 6" lift with 35" tires and the MPG is not that bad. I am getting around 13MPG with the setup. I also have an exhaust, electric cutout, intake and programmer. Those few mods help out a bit with the MPG I am getting, but the foot is NOT light haha. I guess my MPG could be better if I drove properly
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I have a BDS 6" lift +2" with 37" tires.I get about 11-12 mpg in town depends on my foot lol. On Hwy I get arround 16mpg.
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Running a 4" lift and 35's. Get around 14.5 to 14.8 highway mileage on longer trips, around 11.5 - 12.0 in town.

I cruise around 70 on the highway and I know my around town mileage would be better if I would just keep my foot out of it...LOL
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I guess we all have the problem of having a heavy foot haha
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You too??? Gee, it's more prevalent than I thought then.
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Trust me it is too much fun not to have a heavy foot in these Hemi's lol.
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I have the 6' fabtech with a 3' body, on 35's. I do have 4:10 gears tho, motor has no upgrades other than exhaust, but does manage to get around the 15-16 mpg everywhere. and about 12 mpg when loaded.
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I love how people with 6" lifts running 35s are getting better gas mileage than me. I might need to start driving like a grandma.
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