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Old 03-19-2016, 03:10 PM   #1
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Real Life Actual Mileage

We just returned from Yuma AZ via Lake Havasu and other AZ parks (we took the long way wst to get better wather (down I 95 and across I 10 to I 8 and then cme back on I 40)

Total mileage was 5,196, gallons of gas purchased 656.8 - lowest price per gallon was 1.59 highest price was 2.15. Total fuel cost was 1,132.30.

MPG for the 'thirsty' V-10 was 7.9 pulling the Saab Cvt on the Acme Tow Dolly at speed around 62 some times higher where the limits were 75.

Winds were not favorable but with a full tank and the car behind it seemed quite stable.

Shirley, Steve & Myers (Choc lab)
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2014 Tioga Montera 25K Ford Super Duty 450 V 10 Acme Tow Dolly & Volkswagen EOS
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Old 03-19-2016, 06:47 PM   #2
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I have been keeping up with the mileage on my new Fuse 23a motor home. I have been mostly interested in seeing how close the computer is to actual results. Traveling in the flat areas of Florida, i have been getting real close to 15mpg while traveling at between 68-70 mph.

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Old 03-20-2016, 10:42 AM   #3
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Cambria 30J towing a 5000 lb Ford Explorer. Down hill with a tail wind about 8

Flat ground no wind about 7.8

Uphill with generator on it sometimes goes as low as 7.2 or so. It drives and handles well.
Dick and Pamela Hearon Hodges
Anna, IL and Titusville, FL
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