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Old 11-07-2013, 08:16 AM   #1011
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What kind if mileage you get with your truck. I didn't buy it for that I know.

I averaged 11.7 pulling a 39' 5th wheel over the Va/NC hilly terrain and 18-20 mpg on flat land. I was pretty surprised, for the truck has barely be broken in (1500 miles on it to date). I was told not to baby it to get a good break in.
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Old 11-07-2013, 08:19 AM   #1012
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@Cheatham09- noticed you were from Mocksville, NC. I bought my 5th wheel camper from CampersInn in Mocksville. Very nice group of folks there.
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Old 11-07-2013, 09:14 AM   #1013
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I averaged 11.7 pulling a 39' 5th wheel over the Va/NC hilly terrain and 18-20 mpg on flat land. I was pretty surprised, for the truck has barely be broken in (1500 miles on it to date). I was told not to baby it to get a good break in.
Was that hand calculated, or lie o meter?
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Old 11-07-2013, 09:28 AM   #1014
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Was that hand calculated, or lie o meter?
I hand calculated it on flat land without tow and got the other stats from the "lie o meter". I will do a hand calculation the next time I pull, which will be in December. How far off, in your opinion, is the "lie o meter"?
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Old 11-07-2013, 09:40 AM   #1015
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I hand calculated it on flat land without tow and got the other stats from the "lie o meter". I will do a hand calculation the next time I pull, which will be in December. How far off, in your opinion, is the "lie o meter"?
Mine is off 1 to 2 mpg
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Old 11-07-2013, 09:49 AM   #1016
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I hand calculated it on flat land without tow and got the other stats from the "lie o meter". I will do a hand calculation the next time I pull, which will be in December. How far off, in your opinion, is the "lie o meter"?
Mine is sometimes right on and other times 1-2mpg off on my 05 Silverado. Weird.
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Old 11-07-2013, 10:01 AM   #1017
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Filled the dmax this am.

389 miles on odo from last fill.

Dic showed 18.3 mpg average.
Dic showed 21.2 gallons used

Pumped 21.8 gallons

Hand calculated 17.844 mpg

6 tenths a gallon calculated difference over 389 miles.

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And now back to the pictures? LOL
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