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Old 12-31-2015, 04:39 PM   #31
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Year, make, and capacity of tow vehicle: 2016 F350 SWB cc 4x4 3.55
Weight of tow vehicle: 8150
Engine and fuel type:6.7L Diesel
Weight of loaded trailer or fifth wheel: 5er, 13,200
Average speed while towing:63
Average terrain (level, hilly, or mountainous 'L,H,M'): L to slightly hilly
Average Miles Per Gallon:11.5 towing, 20 solo
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Old 12-31-2015, 05:24 PM   #32
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Year, make, and capacity of tow vehicle: 2003 Dodge Ram 2500 4x4
Weight of tow vehicle: 7500
Engine and fuel type: 5.9L HO Cummins diesel 6 speed manual
Weight of loaded trailer or fifth wheel: 12000
Average speed while towing: 70
Average terrain (level, hilly, or mountainous 'L,H,M'): H
Average Miles Per Gallon: 13
Best: 15
Worst: 10
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Old 12-31-2015, 05:35 PM   #33
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Year, make, and capacity of tow vehicle: 2014 Chevy 3500 CCLB 4x4
Weight of tow vehicle:8000
Engine and fuel type:6.6 Duramax Diesel
Weight of loaded trailer or fifth wheel:12000
Average speed while towing:60
Average terrain (level, hilly, or mountainous 'L,H,M'):L
Average Miles Per Gallon:11
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Old 12-31-2015, 05:41 PM   #34
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VERY noticeable difference. I set my back to a stock tune to take it to the dealer for the airbag recall. It drove like a different truck


Is your truck automatic or manual?
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Mine is automatic. Love my truck. This is an interesting thread. I am getting some ideas for my next truck
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Old 12-31-2015, 05:45 PM   #35
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TO ALL,

BTW, I forgot to mention that my MPG was hand calculated. The trip computer is off by about 2MPG (reads higher than hand calculation)
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Old 12-31-2015, 06:19 PM   #36
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I am landscape contractor and own six Ford F550 (2012-2015) All with V 10's, automatic trans , 12' dump bodies, dual real wheels. They are driven on a flat terrain. On highways and stop and go traffic. Empty weight is 6376 lbs. They carry a load ranging from 0- 8500 lbs. They also tow a 4 wheel cargo trailer weighing 10780 lbs loaded. Average gas mileage is 5.7 MPG.
I have owned the same set ups with diesels, Cummins and Cats: MPG was around 6.2


My TOAD vehicle is a 2014 Tesla Model S
4594 lbs. 100% Electric. 30-50 amp plug in, same hook up as RV shore cords). 250-300 miles per charge.

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L, H Terrain. 60-65 MPH
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Old 12-31-2015, 06:24 PM   #37
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hugospro......


Your tow vehicle is a 2014 Tesla or your TOAD is a Tesla ?
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Old 12-31-2015, 06:28 PM   #38
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hugospro......


Your tow vehicle is a 2014 Tesla or your TOAD is a Tesla ?
LOL..Toad
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Old 12-31-2015, 06:49 PM   #39
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That's gross, not actual weight of the truck..


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Yes here's the sticker on the door.
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GAWR Front 5500
GAWR Rear 9750 = 15,250
GVWR 14,000
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Yes here's the sticker on the door.

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That's gross.
Not weight of the truck.


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