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Old 08-14-2014, 04:58 AM
Bigcat1911 Bigcat1911 is offline
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Default Re: Bad gas mileage from my '04 3L

i always shift at or below 2k and i get 19-21 90% rural driving. i need to try this shift at higher rpm thing
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Old 08-14-2014, 02:42 PM
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Default Re: Bad gas mileage from my '04 3L

Well, thread's only 5 years old----wonder of Tulsatime has had an increase in mileage yet?
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Old 08-18-2014, 05:53 PM
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Default Re: Bad gas mileage from my '04 3L

I get 18-21 in my truck. And its a 3l auto with 3.73s in the back all stock other then removing the "muffler"/"silencer" out of the air box and the muffler rotted off. I drive prolly 8-10 miles to work though.
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Old 08-18-2014, 09:04 PM
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Normal. I have same and get about 15 around town and back & forth to work, have got 25 all highway.
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