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Old 07-28-2011, 02:18 PM
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Hey all, I live in Miami and just got a 06 2500 with the 5.9 cummins and a 6 speed manual gear cruncher. I am looking for fuel economy and have done a K+N intake (love that sound) already and a 4" turbo back exhaust and IQuad chip to hook up with my I phone. Havent installed the last two yet but I am optimistic.
My question is this-Does anyone have any solid info about aerodynamic mods (air dams etc) that work? I know its a aerodynamic brick but there has to be room for improvement.
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Sounds like a nice truck, any pics you can share? We'd love to see it! Not sure about aerodynamic mods but I'm sure someone here may have some ideas. Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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Welcome to the site, glad to have you! My dad has almost the exact same truck as you (06 5.9 with a 6 speed) only his is a mega cab. He's got an aFe Cold Air Intake along with an edge chip and he's averaging about 27 mpg's right now, in town. I think once you get a good tune loaded on your's, you should hopefully get somewhere close as well!
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My dad has the cummins and averages 22-24 mpg stock. Thats the great thing about the diesels.
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