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Ford Powerstroke MPG

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Old 02-06-2009, 09:41:52 PM
Kenneth L Hensley Kenneth L Hensley is offline
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Default Re: Ford Powerstroke MPG

Try changing gear ratio.
I run a overdrive on my Ford 18-20mpg running 80mph @1750rpm
USgear or gearvendor make good units that bolt right to your trans
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Old 04-15-2009, 11:03:56 AM
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How does your exhaust look? If you have more than a puff of black smoke when you accelerate you need to check the turbo.
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I have a stock 7.3 in 94 F-350 4Wheel Drive with 5 speed manual. I routinely get 17, and usually 18 or 18.5 if I do mostly freeway driving. It has 247,000 on it, original pump and injectors.
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