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Double cab Longbed 4x4, gas mileage?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by Rucas, Jun 16, 2010.

  1. Jun 16, 2010 at 9:13 AM
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    Just wondering what others are? Mines been hovering around 16/17 mpg pretty consistently, so im wondering if theres any longbeds that are doing more.
     
  2. Jun 16, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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    I was getting 19-20 consistently...after I got my lift on and some 33's on, I'm getting about 16-17 :(
     
  3. Jun 16, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    I always got 17/18, now with my lift I get 16/17mpg.
     
  4. Jun 16, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    Nah, not really, I'm getting about the same. I did do a trip of about 225 miles one way and probably was getting closer to 20mpg, but normally i think max is about 18mpg.
     
  5. Jun 16, 2010 at 12:10 PM
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    did you have any mods that helped get 19/20?
    because if your getting 16/17 with 33's and Im on stock, i feel like im on the low end.
     
  6. Jun 16, 2010 at 2:27 PM
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    yeah, I got a folding tonneau. they claim that helps with mileage because it prevents airflow from getting stuck in the bed. and this is true, i saw an increase in mileage after putting on the tonneau.
     
  7. Jun 16, 2010 at 2:44 PM
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    okay nice.... i guess i know what ill have to keep an eye out for now.
    Did you do mostly highway driving?
     
  8. Jun 16, 2010 at 2:45 PM
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    ohh and waht tonneau did you get exactly?

    Thanks in advance
     
  9. Jun 30, 2010 at 12:14 PM
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    I was getting 18-19 mpg consistently, now that i have 35's on with a 6" lift. i'm getting 14-16 mpg..
     
  10. Jun 30, 2010 at 12:21 PM
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    I'm getting 20-21 on the hwy and 16-17 in town with 265/75/16's
     
  11. Jun 30, 2010 at 12:28 PM
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    sorry man, didn't realize i didn't reply to this. yeah, i do about 80% highway driving. i have a soft trifold tonneau.
     
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