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Old 03-30-2009, 04:22 PM   #1
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AP or ARB Bumper vs. MPG

If you adjust everything after you put on one of these bumpers, how big of a drop in MPG is there?


Major Factors:

1. Weight
2. Adjust suspension---- Having the front sit a bit higher than the back
3. Lack of Aerodynamics
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thats a good question.i never thought of the gas factor.i think you mean the lack of Aerodynamics.
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Old 03-30-2009, 04:34 PM   #5
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Old 03-30-2009, 04:38 PM   #6
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You're not allowed to worry about MPG, there are too many threads about it.
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You're not allowed to worry about MPG, there are too many threads about it.
Yeah I know but this actually has something to go with it.
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Old 03-30-2009, 05:00 PM   #8
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The weight and aerodynamics factor of the ARB has caused zero loss of MPG.

I have an ARB, M8000 winch and a load of tools in the back of the FJ and have noticed no significant decrease in MPG. I check ever time I fill up what the the average mpg was and frm the day I got her till now there is little difference.
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Oh yeah Im going to have a winch on it too.
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Old 04-01-2009, 02:16 PM   #10
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My mpg did not decrease at all.
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