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Unread 07-07-2013, 12:34 PM   #1
FireMedic82
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What's Your Gas Milage and Tire Size?

Just out of curiosity, I'd like to see what the most common milage is and how much of a difference tire size is making on different jeeps.

Feel free to list any engine or gearing mods you have done.

I'll start it off. I have a 2006 Rubicon, 4 speed auto on 265/75 (31.9") and I'm averaging about 15-15.5 city, 16-17 hwy.

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Throw the photoshoppers a bone and post your executed mods, we would like to see the after pics. Copy and paste the url. http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f59/executed-photoshop-mods-1417032/
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Unread 07-07-2013, 12:40 PM   #2
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My 90 YJ 2.5L 4.88's and 35's gets about 15-16 as well.... That's when I'm not driving like an idiot
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Unread 07-07-2013, 12:56 PM   #3
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33's, 4.56, 5 speed manual, & 4.0l. 16mpg day to day driving
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Unread 07-07-2013, 01:04 PM   #4
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All my TJ's on 35s with 3.73 gears got 17.5 mpg highway.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 02:05 PM   #5
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245/75r16+4.10's+6spd=16mpg dd mostly hwy with summer gas, winter gas 14-16mpg.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 03:10 PM   #6
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265x75 with auto trans and 3.73s I get 13/14 city and 16/17 highway.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 03:43 PM   #7
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235/75r15 auto, 3:07 AC, PS, PB, Cruise, hardtop 17.5 city and 23.8 hwy. Bone stock other than tires.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 03:48 PM   #8
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My 06 Rubie on 33s with 4 inch lift gets 15 mixed. I have seen lows of 13 and highs of 17 plus. I do not drive fast, 55 to 60 is about it. I had a JK Sport before this TJ and it might have gotten another 0.5 MPG on the same mixed cycle but it was only lifted 2 inches and had 30 inch tires.

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Unread 07-07-2013, 04:15 PM   #9
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13.7 no matter what with my mixed driving... 05 lj rubicon with 305/70/r16 mickey thompson atzs over a 2.5" ome lift with stock 4.10 gearing
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Unread 07-07-2013, 07:27 PM   #10
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15.7 mixed driving, 33's & 4.10 gears, 2" lift, 1.25" body lift.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 08:12 PM   #11
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33s, 4.0, 6sp, 4.10s. Somewhere around 15 "normal" driving, 10 @75 through CO on I-70, ~19 putzing around dirt roads at 45-55.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 08:59 PM   #12
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4.0 Auto LJ with 3.73s on 32's: Avg 16
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Unread 07-07-2013, 09:09 PM   #13
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33x10.5 mud terrains, 4" suspension lift, 4.0L, 5spd, 3.73 gears, synthetic fluids, average about 13mpg, with a high of 15mpg(just recently)
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Unread 07-07-2013, 09:50 PM   #14
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4.0, 4.10s, 33x1050 km2s, ax15, 280k and I get 17 avg and 19 mpg at 70 mph. Hand calced and based on gps distance.
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Unread 07-07-2013, 09:53 PM   #15
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3.73
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city 10-11mpg
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