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what mpg you get with 351W

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by Milwaukee, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. Milwaukee

    Milwaukee 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,180

    Well I got 351W EFI for 93 F350.

    Since I heard some claim it 1 mpg to 23 mpg.

    So I would like know what normal mpg you get. For me I bet 10-12 for 1 ton regular cab with C6 3 speed with gear ratio 3.55

    Is there any power different from V8 5.4L

    I notice when drive 97 F250 HD 351W with 4.10 it seem it have more power than 01 F250 v8 5.4L with 4.10
  2. Gix1k4

    Gix1k4 Senior Member
    Messages: 172

    About the same as a newer V-10. My Father had a '92 with a 351.

    10-10-10-10........10 uphill, 10 downhill, 10 loaded and 10 unloaded....lol
  3. dirtmandan2

    dirtmandan2 Senior Member
    Messages: 275

    I've had many fords in the 80's and 90's range and never had 1 get over 12 to 13mpg...
  4. tim096

    tim096 Senior Member
    from wny
    Messages: 100

    my f250 get 13-15 mile per gallon
  5. camconcrete

    camconcrete Senior Member
    Messages: 199

    I have a 96 F 350 with a 351W, 4.10 gears and an E4OD tranny, and the best it ever did was about 8mpg. Needless to say that truck has undergone a recent heart transplant and is now diesel and gets 18MPG
  6. daninline

    daninline Senior Member
    Messages: 430

    I have one like this with the 351W and I would say 8 at the most and plowing the thing is a gas hog.
  7. MickiRig1

    MickiRig1 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,617

    The 1989 Big Red Drain has the c-6 / 351. It gets 10 mpg in the city and gallons to the hour plowing.