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Old 07-02-2008, 12:29 PM   #1
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How many miles do you get with a full tank???

Hey everyone...

I was wondering how many milles do you guys get when you fill up your tank???

I get like 280-290 milles, I think that sucks.
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Old 07-02-2008, 12:36 PM   #3
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Sheeze you guys are doing good. I usually fill up at 1/4 tank and that's about 200 miles. This tank I've been driving a bit more like a senior citizen, let's see how it helps my mileage.
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Wow, my 08 dbl cab gets on average 330 miles when the low fuel light goes on.
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Hey everyone...

I was wondering how many milles do you guys get when you fill up your tank???

I get like 280-290 milles, I think that sucks.

245 until gas light but i drive 3 miles to work and back so my truck really doesn't get warmed up and moving... all city driving.

I have never taken it on a long trip..
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I average around 350-390 with 2-3 gallons left over. I get average 18.5-19.5 MPG, and I don't drive slow.
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350 to 1/4 left, usually don't go any lower than that
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Between 800 and 900 miles to a tank if I'm easy on the throttle.
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Between 800 and 900 miles to a tank if I'm easy on the throttle.
Maybe so but what does it cost you to FILL that beast?
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Maybe so but what does it cost you to FILL that beast?


I dont even want to imagine how much that costs.
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Maybe so but what does it cost you to FILL that beast?
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I dont even want to imagine how much that costs.
Exactly. $
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My boat fills up at 300 gallons($1500.00), and my range is 300 miles!
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But it's fun !!
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Wow, my 08 dbl cab gets on average 330 miles when the low fuel light goes on.
Ditto here. Sometimes 350 miles if all highway.
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a good 285 when the light comes on although my scanguage says 330 but i wont drive my truck for the full 330 and i have a heavy foot i bet if i drove slower it would be alot better
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I went until the light came on when I drove to NJ a couple weeks ago: 375 miles. That was on I-95 and I got about 22mpg.
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Usually about 390-400.
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All city driving I get around 270 with about 1/8 left.
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I average around 350-390 with 2-3 gallons left over. I get average 18.5-19.5 MPG, and I don't drive slow.
I don't get it! I'm lucky if hit 300 and 17 mpg. I don't "think" I drive too fast.

Actually, I drove until the light came on for the first time the other day and I reached 316 miles. The manuel does not say how many gallons are left at that point - anyone know?

When I filled up, it stopped at $75 even (at $4.42 a gal. That's 16.9 galllons). It would not start pumping again so I think there was something wrong with the pump.

Isn't the tank supposed to be a 21 gallon tank? If so, could there really have been 4 gallons left?

Sorry for getting off track.

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Between 800 and 900 miles to a tank if I'm easy on the throttle.
Seriously??? How many gallons is your tank?
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