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Old 02-24-2011, 11:43 AM   #1
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Fuel Mileage

1994 Class C 29' MH with 460 ford engine.

What is an approximate fuel mileage for this unit?

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Old 02-24-2011, 01:48 PM   #2
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My 91 with 460 without slide ranges from 8 to a bit above 10 - depends on terrain, speed etc. Most of the mileage is closer to the 8 than the 10.

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Any where to 6 to 10 mpg depending on how you drive it and the terrain.

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1988 Class C 26 ' 460-4v with C-6 auto. 4.10 diff. gears Average 7.5 MPG. average speed about 58 MPH. Does not make a difference with the enclosed trailer or towing a 1996 ext. cab LB Ranger w/ v/6 engine Irover
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Old 02-25-2011, 07:57 AM   #5
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Ouch! I'm in trouble. Trading this unit for 35' Class A Holiday Rambler with ford V10 engine and if I'm lucky, might get 5 mph. (Believe I need to admit myself to a state mental hospital!)

Thanks to all that responded to my question.


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Old 02-25-2011, 11:17 AM   #6
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Howdy DC!

I think you will:
  1. Like the Class A motorhome better than the Class C
  2. The Class A with the V10 should get at least 7 mpg
  3. Discover that a nice motorhome substitutes just fine for a 'mental hospital'.
Enjoy your new HR!

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