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post #1 of 3 Old 11-10-2011, 05:52 PM Thread Starter
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Mpg of the "Hurricane" 134 I4

might end up with a cj5 with that in it,and wondering how far in a trail it could take me...


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post #2 of 3 Old 11-10-2011, 06:28 PM
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Open question...
Tire size?
Gear ratio?
Overdrive?
Condition of engine?
Speed expected to drive?
A solid motor with the proper drivetrain driven SLOWLY should hit close to 20MPG plus or minus.
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post #3 of 3 Old 11-10-2011, 07:34 PM
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Mine is a 1955 model with 53,000 miles on it. A new Solex carb, the rest of the drive train is all original. Except I've got 31" Uniroyal Liberator A/T's.

I get somewhere around 9-11mpg. So figure around 70-90 miles into a trail. And that would be running moderately in high range. Half that in 4 Low.


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