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Old 03-13-2012, 10:35 PM   #21
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I wasn't aware of the fact that my windows roll down, fuck a bunch wind that's feels like a air dryer. I run AC "almost" year round.
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Old 03-13-2012, 10:37 PM   #22
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What I like is to drive with the windows down and the AC on. It's the best of both worlds. Fresh air with a cool breeze.
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Old 03-14-2012, 02:23 AM   #23
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Old 03-14-2012, 02:42 AM   #24
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AC on and windows up 90% of the time. Not much a choice with the humidty we have.
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Old 03-14-2012, 03:36 AM   #25
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AC. I sweat too much when its hot out.
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Old 03-14-2012, 06:20 AM   #26
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Mythbusters tested this on a track, good watch.
Let us know what you think.
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Old 03-14-2012, 06:24 AM   #27
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Mythbusters tested this on a track, good watch.
Let us know what you think.
also tested out the a bed cover gets worse MPG than an open bed. and tail gate up VS down.
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Old 03-14-2012, 06:49 AM   #28
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if it's above 65 degrees windows are always down. no exceptions, period. ive been like that since i was 16. in the year and a half ive had my taco i have honestly probably ran the A/C less than 2 hours. and thats only when my sister or gf rides with me. . . .i always have a tan left arm all the way up to where the wind bunches the shirt up when i drive and a regular farmers tan on the right by the end of the summer haha.
THIS!!!! HA! Double cab windows down FTW!
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Old 03-14-2012, 06:56 AM   #29
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I normally run with the windows down or cracked on mild days and run the A/c on my feet when it gets hotter out. I don't see a noticeable difference in mpg with windows down + A/c.

If I have a passenger I'll roll them up.
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Old 03-14-2012, 07:02 AM   #30
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Old 03-14-2012, 07:20 AM   #31
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usually windows down, but if I have to go somewhere important and have to dress up, then AC
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Old 03-14-2012, 07:26 AM   #32
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In Texas its windows down until it reaches 90 degrees. Then your A/C on.
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Old 03-14-2012, 08:29 AM   #33
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also tested out the a bed cover gets worse MPG than an open bed. and tail gate up VS down.
It was my understanding the in order of fuel efficiency it was:
1 Cap
2 Tonneau
3 Open bed
4 Open bed tailgate down
5 Ford
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Old 03-14-2012, 08:37 AM   #34
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THIS!!!! HA! Double cab windows down FTW!
yes sir. crank some tunes, and roll em all down. even long trips on hot days, i just sweat through it with a smile lol.
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Old 03-14-2012, 08:47 AM   #35
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Run windows down until it gets too hot and then the A\C is on.
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Old 03-14-2012, 08:53 AM   #36
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iím windows down unless iím on interstate. if iím on interstate some time i leave them down but most time up and A/C on.
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Old 03-14-2012, 10:12 AM   #38
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It was my understanding the in order of fuel efficiency it was:
1 Cap
2 Tonneau
3 Open bed
4 Open bed tailgate down
5 Ford

This is what I thought as well, except the #5, my buddy has a 2012 F150 four door 4x4 that get way better mileage than my taco.
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Had a/c on today! it was 82 degrees and with the humidity in NC thats pretty warm outside
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84 and sunny right now just rode to school windows down the entire way. I hate the cold and love when it's hot.
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