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fuel mileage

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by dbowden18, Aug 14, 2007.

  1. dbowden18

    dbowden18 Junior Member
    from maine
    Messages: 13

    hey guys, what are some of you getting with your 8.1 trucks?
     
  2. B&B

    B&B PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,777

    I've been keeping a close eye on mine since I bought it..'04 EX/SB 8.1 with 4.10's and 265's. 9.6 mpg around town and 11.8 with the cruise set at 75 mph and 1000lbs in the bed.
     
  3. exmark1

    exmark1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,321

    I was getting around 9 to 10 in town and no better than 13 on the interstate!
     
  4. dbowden18

    dbowden18 Junior Member
    from maine
    Messages: 13

    thanks for the info guys.