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duel wave runners mpg

Discussion in 'Towing' started by T Total Tacoma, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. Apr 30, 2012 at 6:15 PM
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    T Total Tacoma

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    16" MB off road wheels TSB leaf springs, 18% tint, sotoshi color matched grill and handles
    so im looking at getting a couple of wave runners. i know my toco will tow them (it its a double cab prerunner 4.0 with the tsb springs) but just out of curiosity how many ppl tow them on here and about how far does your mileage drop form normal? im trying to see how often my skis will may it to the Gulf haha
     
  2. Apr 30, 2012 at 6:17 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Depending o nhow you drive, traffic, and weight of the skis, you could get anywhere from 10 to 15 mpg.
     
  3. Apr 30, 2012 at 6:23 PM
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    Jdaniel1274

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    Around 10 to 12 mpg, depending on right foot.
     
  4. Apr 30, 2012 at 6:52 PM
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    T Total Tacoma

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    i understand it will very alot just looking for a ball park ie single digits, mid teen or loss roughly 5-7 mpg ecc.
     
  5. Apr 30, 2012 at 6:54 PM
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    TrdSurgie

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    I get about 13 when towing. I average 16 normally.
     
  6. May 9, 2012 at 6:19 PM
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    AWorthyOpponent

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    a loss of 2-4 mpg would be about what your looking at...
     
  7. May 12, 2012 at 8:27 PM
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    Goldstar225

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    How much weight will you be towing? When I pull my boat (approximately 1500 pounds) I get 20 MPG at 60, 16 MPG at 70. (double cab pre-runner V-6)
     
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