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Old 01-26-2010, 12:50 AM
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I was down to 7.5 pulling my 16 foot lawn trailer empty down the interstate at 75. Was less then impressed to say the least. Get 11.5 or so in town without trailer. Definitely not a truck to buy for fuel economy.
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thats what i will be around mine is 4x4
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Old 01-26-2010, 01:54 PM
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i got 11-12 pulling a 18'6" bass boat to Canada and back at 70-75mph. pulling my mowing trailer 16ft 2 ztr ill get 8 in town.
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Old 01-27-2010, 02:56 AM
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7.5 religiously! Does not matter if I tow 16 foot fully equiped enclosed lawn trailer or 14 foot dump. I get 195 miles per tank.

Truck is 4x4 with 33's also
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Old 01-27-2010, 01:09 PM
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i have the new ly6 and get 15 stop and go hills and 17 18 long roads all with light mowing equipment (walk behind + 6-10 trailed with scag on it . cat get 20 hwy if i drive under 60
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