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crap ass mileage

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tcoe99, Sep 8, 2010.

  1. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:00 PM
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    tcoe99

    tcoe99 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    :mad: been gettin 7-8mpg everyday these past two weeks. Just wanted to share my pain.
     
  2. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    Dark_Taco

    Dark_Taco ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

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    That sux....
     
  3. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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  4. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    HondaGM

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    so your on the GPM
     
  5. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:04 PM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    easy on the damn skinny pedal!
     
  6. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:04 PM
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    Snipe

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    Shift
     
  7. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:05 PM
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    dexdawg

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    just filled up today and getting just over 19 mpg.
     
  8. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:07 PM
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    jpmorrisvb

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    Remedial math lesson perhaps ..... [​IMG] ?
     
  9. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:08 PM
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    David K

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    Take out the air filter and shake some of the dirt and sticks out of it!
     
  10. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:10 PM
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    iSTIZO99

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  11. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:11 PM
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    dogbite

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    My scanguage reports 19-21 mpg for an auto DC. Seems about right when I do the math at the pump as well.
     
  12. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:13 PM
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    BakoTruck

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    Do you weigh 900 pounds by any chance?
     
  13. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:14 PM
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    Dark_Taco

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    lol.....
     
  14. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:16 PM
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    S.B.

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    Don't use pure ethanol.
     
  15. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:35 PM
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    tcoe99

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    geez......bunch of smart asses in here!! :crapstorm:


    my driving is the same as always, im using same gas as everyone else out here - they not complaining - and im only 160. checked my math, even used the mileage tracker, got the same#'s ??
     
  16. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:41 PM
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    S.B.

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    Is it still under warranty?
     
  17. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:44 PM
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    06redtacoma

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    if its sudden i would take it to a toyota dealer. have them hook up a computer to it.
     
  18. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:48 PM
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    Boilerman

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    Maybe a bad 02 sensor???
     
  19. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:49 PM
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    myname150

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    Lol I dont drive with too heavy of a foot, but my last fuelly check and i have 14.9MPG and averaging at 13.7. The worst i ever got was 12MPG. Also i have BFG Long Trails on MB Wheels V-Drive, either 15 or 16 inches, i'll have to look

    I have recently started using Shell's Preimium V-Power. I dont know if that has anything to do with it.
     
  20. Sep 8, 2010 at 7:50 PM
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    Andrew H

    Andrew H What is this "search" you speak of?

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    damn that sucks. i get about 17.5 with the ac cranked most of the time.
     
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