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Old 05-21-2012, 05:31 PM   #29
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We averaged right at 6.6 MPG with the motor home this year on our trip to Alaska. I usually start the toad and run it for a bit every other day, to keep the battery charged up. It used 1/2 gallon on the 3000 mile trip so it got 6000 MPG. If I average the two I get an impressive 3003.3 miles per gallon. Not bad I think.

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Old 05-21-2012, 06:33 PM   #30
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I have 2004 Journey 39K with a cummins 330 and drive around 65 and avg 7.8-8.0. I do not do as well around 55 don't know why.
I have a 2005 Newmar Kountry Star with the same engine. My milage goes up to 8.5 when I drive 55.
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Ditto 1ciderdog.

We just turned over 20,000 miles towing our Honda Pilot behind our Journey 39K and averaged 7.8 MPG. That is with a target highway speed of 60. Lots of mountains in those miles. Five of the last six weeks were over 5,000 elevation.
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