I have a new to me TJ, a 2000. I know they have poor MPG ratings anyway, but I'm getting 14.4 on a tank. Is that normal for a TJ with 103k? Anything I can do to improve it? I drive 50 plus miles round trip, and more than half of it is high way. Help, please!
Originally Posted by offroadPB View Post
On the highway I could get about that or close lifted with 33's and 4.56 gears. My jeep is an 01 5 spd with the 4.0. I have about 80k miles on my jeep.
01 TJ, 34 Super Swaper 34x10.5 bias, Winch, locked, belly up, some armor, 4.0, 5spd
Both my 00 TJ and 05 LJ would average 14-15 mpg. LJ was stock, the TJ is lifted 2.5" on 31's. The only thing you can do to improve it is make sure it's tuned up and running like a top, slow down and don't race around. No mods will get you better mileage, so don't waste your money, so just stick to stock.
Originally Posted by LJameson View Post
That advice is worth more than the Fitch fuel Catalyst
Slowing the brick down, use the cruise control if equipped, upshift early as possible without lugging, get the weight out, and don't try to compete with the speeding idiots!
"Hit em' where they ain't"
Roy D. Chapin Jr.
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