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Old 01-11-2009
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wow i once got 265kms to a tank...... but you have out done me.

Best ever is 595kms...all highway
Thats pretty close to my best ever with my reg cab 5 speed. The most I've got out of a tank was 572km. The worst was 292km lol.

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Wednesday I have to drive to cape breton (500km one way give or take) (310miles or so) hopefully I will see better mileage on that trip. I'm hoping for 20+ but I usually get 16-19 mixed traffic highway rural roads and offroad.
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i feel pretty fortunate getting 12.5 with mine considering what some of you guys are gettin
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i ussually get about 12-15. and that mainly frrom driving to and from school everyday
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My 2.3 4cyl went from 26mpg to 12.5 mpg just with the addition of 31 inch tires.
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worst ever for me was 17 .... which isnt that bad cause i was doing 90 with the bed fully lowaded down into a slight headwind
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Usually keeping it on 4xHigh through city this winter, really didnt screw around too much minus spinning some cookies with a bunch of friends at the local high school parking lot.. I was usually getting around 140 miles on 3/4ths of a tank.. so that is roughly 15 gallons at 80 miles which equals about 9.3333333 miles per gallon.

Yeah, winter gas + 4High really sucks... lol
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I got 6 once towing tow snowmobiles in -20* weather into the wind for about 100 miles.

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I got like 140 miles off a tank, but that was after wheelin for 3 days in a row and the tank wasn't all the way full
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Old 01-16-2009
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well my 08 was terrible, but it had to be break in miles...i was getting under 14mpg stock. i drove like a madman last tank of gas and got 15 MPG. Seems to fianlly be broken in around 5200 miles....im going to take it easy next few tanks and see where i am at.
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Before my gear change i was getting 13/23 after my gear change iam getting 18/21
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