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Old 03-30-2014, 11:00 AM   #51
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Whoops. 3:73 rear gear

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Old 03-30-2014, 12:17 PM   #52
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Whoops. 3:73 rear gear
Ya know I was gonna ask you about that too when I read your post. But I googled it first only to find out some folks have a 2.73 rear gear.

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Old 03-30-2014, 12:33 PM   #53
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Maybe with the 5 speed that has a granny low
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Old 03-30-2014, 01:13 PM   #54
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I get between 11-13 towing a MicroLite 21 FBRS that weighed around 4000 lbs (loaded) at my last trip to the CAT scale. Tow vehicle is a 2013 Chevy Silverado extended cab 4X4 with 5.3L. In and around mileage without the TT hovers around 17.
I have a 2005 GMC serria 5.3 extended cab and I get the same as you do and I have 2012 Microlite FBRS
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Old 03-30-2014, 08:39 PM   #55
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I'm not really sure what my mpg is, I went from a. 3.7L jeep liberty to a 5.7L Hemi Jeep Commander. The commander tows like nothing is behind it. Love it. The liberty wasn't bad and the A122 was well within its capabilities but you could def feel it more.

When not towing the commander gets between 13-20 depending in driving type, it's my wife's car and she works 5 miles from home so I don't really worry about MPG too much even though it's a big engine and all.

My commuter is a Smart ForTwo, which gets around 37-40mpg on premium fuel with me driving it like I stole it. I can get it into the mid 40's if I drive like grandma and ease up to speed after every stop and keep it under 65 but that's just not my style.

My off-road jeep is a 97 TJ, it's lifted and overbuilt so it doesn't do too well, probably worse mileage than the commander, but it's geared for the woods, not the highway.
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Old 03-31-2014, 07:11 PM   #56
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We tow our A-126 with a 2011 GMC Sierra 4x4, 4.8 ltr engine. Loaded truck & items in the camper, we do average 16mpg.
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Old 04-09-2014, 02:17 PM   #58
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I just did about 200 miles each way from CT to VT to get my a122. Going up I averaged 28.0 mpg on the way down I got 21.4 mpg towing with my SAAB 9-5 wagon.

Going up was going around 75 mph coming back was doing about 60 mph
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Old 04-12-2014, 05:32 PM   #59
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towing fuel mpg

I have a 2010 Toyota Rav4 V6. I averaged 19 mpg towing the Aliner Classic (Aframe) back home from purchasing in NC last summer, back to IL (manually calculated). I typically average 18 mpg overall when towing the Aliner, and 23 local and 26 highway when not towing...
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I knew I was not the only one that could get 18 or more mpg towing as I stated on the thread// thanks for the feed back ps I get 25 mpg on hyway 2014 jeep grand Cherokee v6 8 speed tranny not towing

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