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Cost per mile calculator...

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by chris4x4, Mar 25, 2012.

  1. chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    Alot of us are considering modding our vehicle to save money. Not much thought is given to a mod that will cost 400 bucks, if it will save 2 mpg. However, That 2 mpg will only save $0.03 per mile. Thus taking 13,333.4 miles before you "pay off" the mod, and begin to actually save money. On the flip side, many are concerned with how much mpg loss by adding larger tires, or a lift, or both, can affect them. Once again, using the same calculations, you can see how much your mpg will be affected. Use this calculator to help find how long it will take before a mod "pays off", or how much a mod may cost you.

    http://www.roadtripamerica.com/fuel-cost-calculator.php
     
  2. dYL0n

    dYL0n ระดับอาวุโส สมาชิกอาวุโส

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    2wd. Auto. Cool Suspension.
    Maxtrac Spindles Fox 2.0 Coilovers TC UCA's All Pro Expo Fox 2.0 rear
    diggin it. thanks!
     
  3. chris4x4

    chris4x4 [OP] With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    2013 Rubicon Unlimited,
    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
  4. J88logue

    J88logue NorthWest Member

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    Clicko BUILDo
    I used the calculator - it gave me grief.
     
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