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basically im a click away from half tank

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Marioso, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. Sep 16, 2008 at 3:56 PM
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    Marioso

    Marioso [OP] El Pitufo

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    and ive driven only 124 miles...wtf someone help me out here
     
  2. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:01 PM
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    eordonez

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    its close to normal?'
     
  3. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:03 PM
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    EquinsuOcha

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    Unstrap that brick from your foot.
     
  4. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:04 PM
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    Have you checked your foot for lead? I have heard this can be an epidemic in some communities.
     
  5. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:05 PM
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    also.... highway or city?? a/c on/off?? loaded/unloaded??
     
  6. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:07 PM
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    Detach the large parachute from your tailgate.
     
  7. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:08 PM
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    tacoskim

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    very weird. i get almost 100 miles every 1/4 tank
     
  8. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:15 PM
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    i mean ive pushed it alittle no more than 3000 rpm ill tell ya what since i fill up every half tank ill even put in premium for the next fill up and we will see how it is with me keeping it under 2000 rpm
     
  9. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:15 PM
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    this is all city high way no weight in the truck besides a cd case and myself im 220 lbs btw haha
     
  10. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:19 PM
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    Marioso

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    ima really get down and record how many city and how many highway...
     
  11. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:20 PM
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    tdm156

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    I get about 110 miles per quarter and even more out on the highway with about 300-500 pounds of stuff I haul around on 87 octane...Running around town and out in the fields on dirt roads the worst I have gotten so far is 19.5 mpg. I have 3200 miles on mine so far so she isnt even broken in yet.
     
  12. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:20 PM
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    you need to lose some weight man.

    Just kidding. I never exceed 2000 rpms. NEVER. Even when accelerating for the freeway or stoplights. It's all controlled.

    The right foot is the biggest influencer of mileage.
     
  13. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:22 PM
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    im trying im trying...the foots not a probem i just like to give it a go ometimes but ima keep it under 2000 and see what it can do

    i think i just hit 52000 on my truck, miles
     
  14. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:29 PM
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    if you are over 2500 rpms that must be it....
     
  15. Sep 16, 2008 at 4:33 PM
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    Marioso

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    ok ok we will see
     
  16. Sep 16, 2008 at 6:12 PM
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    Mine sucks as well. Driving VERY controlled I can eek out 17.5 mpgs, and its only gotten worse. Of course all the pumps around here state "10% ethanol." Not even "up to 10% ethanol."
     
  17. Sep 16, 2008 at 6:13 PM
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    ^That's the same as here. I'm getting about 18mpg if I drive conservatively but every place is 10% ethanol and that will hurt your mileage by about 1-2mpg.
     
  18. Sep 16, 2008 at 6:15 PM
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    Simon's Mom

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