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Old 04-15-2015, 07:30 AM   #11
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Adding one more thing that I learned improperly inflated or deflated tires max pressure should be used on RV and TV

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Old 04-15-2015, 07:53 AM   #12
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All about aero moreso than the weight. If she sticks up in the air like a big box on wheels then it doesn't matter what TV you's gonna suck the petro big time.


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Old 04-15-2015, 08:08 AM   #13
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Originally Posted by Rob2015 View Post was like 10 degrees, i pull a 16 foot trailer that ways twice as much as this HTT when loaded and usually average 12 - 14 mpg depending on my speed.
Was the 16' trailer a tall trailer like a conventional travel trailer, or something like a flatbed cargo trailer ?? The frontal area makes a huge difference.

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Old 04-18-2015, 09:03 PM   #14
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The 16 foot trailer I pull is a cargo trailer, wells cargo, angled v front, not quite as tall as the stampede but with a full load I can muster 14-17, if I keep the speed at 65 or below
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Old 06-17-2015, 08:29 PM   #15
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I average 12mpg when towing our Solaire 213x with my F150 Ecoboost.

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