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How bad really is the gas differance between 265's vrs 285

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by sneurath, Dec 25, 2010.

  1. Dec 25, 2010 at 5:36 AM
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    sneurath

    sneurath [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ok How bad is the differance between 265's vrs 285's? Its tire time and whant to know,I know i will have to cut and thats ok but my Toco is a dailly driver and i tow a 24ft boat alot.Any info would be great.
     
  2. Dec 25, 2010 at 5:38 AM
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    Brunes

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    I only noticed about a.5- .8 difference. But there does not see to be a specific number that everyone sees. It has too many variables- driving style, environment, your specific truck load- to make a specific number work for every truck.
     
  3. Dec 25, 2010 at 5:39 AM
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    When i changed mine out i barely even noticed a difference. it was less then 10 per tank
     
  4. Dec 25, 2010 at 6:36 AM
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  5. Dec 25, 2010 at 11:12 AM
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    Thats not to bad how about power?
     
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