DODGE RAM FORUM banner

mpg

  1. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8
    Ok i have a `99 ram 1500 sport, the only mod i have done to it is the TB mod and im burning through gas at an alarming rate. i set the trip last time i filled up and i have gone about 20 miles n burned through about 1/4 tank of gas! when i go to my average fuel economy it shows 6.7 MPG!! can...
  2. Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    I installed the K & N kit about a two weeks ago. Before the install, I was getting around 14-15 city and 18-20 highway. After driving city for a week, I got around 11-12 MPG and just today got 17 MPG on the highway, wtf!. At worst, I figured I would get the same mpg, in hopes of increasing the...
  3. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    I have a 1998 Ram 5.9. Looking to switch to an electric fan and get rid of the clutch fan. Need better fuel mileage. Whats the best way of doing this and what is all needed to be done. Any help or advice would be greatly appreciated.
  4. Fuel System
    I got a 5.2 extended cab 16in wheels 33's i think (275/65/16) magnaflow exhaust (just catback i think, had it when i bought it) regular fram air filter I drive 60%highway/40%city and im averaging just about 13mpgs. other than that its all stock. any mpg mods? any free mods in general for...
  5. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have the 3815 superchips flashpaq. 5.9L. I have it programmed to the 91 performance tune right now with a tank full of 93 octane gas. I want to program it to the mileage xs tune but idk if it is going to mess anything up being that it is running 93 octane. Can/should i run 89 with the mileage...
  6. Custom Chassis - Drive Line, Suspension - Lifting
    I have been wanting to get at least a 2.5" level kit, possible 3" suspension, when i get my new 33" tires. The only thing that is stopping me is that i have to drive 80 miles a day, and i'm just a college student. I was just wondering what the impact was going to be if i put on the 2.5" or the...
Top