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MPG and oil ?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by ETaco23, Feb 6, 2009.

  1. Feb 6, 2009 at 5:41 PM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    Hey! I was wondering If I got my diff and tranny oil changed to synthetic, would it help with MPG's. If so, how? thanks!
     
  2. Feb 6, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    TengoTaco

    TengoTaco Wish i was wheelin

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    I changed all my front diff, transfer, trans, and rear diff to moble 75w-90 and i haven't noticed a difference.
     
  3. Feb 6, 2009 at 6:05 PM
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    humanoid

    humanoid bite me

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    At most you'll get an extra 1 MPG and 2 if you're lucky.
     
  4. Feb 6, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    ETaco23

    ETaco23 [OP] Marshall offroad Fabrication

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    Yeah, thats what I figured! I just resantly read that It could possibly give you better MPG's. thanks for the responses!
     
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