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loss of mpg with royal purple

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by scrapedface, Dec 3, 2008.

  1. Dec 3, 2008 at 8:07 PM
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    scrapedface

    scrapedface [OP] Well-Known Member

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    2008 2.7 liter 4wd tacoma
    ipod charger and aux cable, scanguage 2, wet okole seat covers, 35% tint, toytec ultimate set at 2.5"
    i did my first oil change with royal purple 5w-20 on my 08 tacoma 2.7lt. i lost about 1 to 2 mpg. anyone find anything similar? i think imma use mobile 1 0w-20 fuel economy next time around.
     
  2. Dec 3, 2008 at 8:09 PM
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    scrapedface

    scrapedface [OP] Well-Known Member

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    2008 2.7 liter 4wd tacoma
    ipod charger and aux cable, scanguage 2, wet okole seat covers, 35% tint, toytec ultimate set at 2.5"
    i get about 21.5mpg city and 23mpg freeway
     
  3. Dec 3, 2008 at 8:31 PM
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    scrapedface

    scrapedface [OP] Well-Known Member

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    vacaville, ca
    Vehicle:
    2008 2.7 liter 4wd tacoma
    ipod charger and aux cable, scanguage 2, wet okole seat covers, 35% tint, toytec ultimate set at 2.5"
    cool thanks.
     
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