Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 1987 - 1996 Ford F-150, F-250, F-350 and larger pickups - including the 1997 heavy-duty F250/F350+ trucks

Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #16  
Old 08-20-2003, 05:38 PM
Jimbo302's Avatar
Jimbo302 Jimbo302 is offline
Elder User
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Dallas, Texas
Posts: 677
Jimbo302 is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Gas mileage - 4.9 vs. 5.0 - how much difference?

Just for reference.
1995 F150, 5.8, 4x4, E4OD, 3.55's, 31" MT.
16MPG hwy.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 08-20-2003, 08:10 PM
Pastmaster Pastmaster is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jun 1999
Location: Lee's Summit MO
Posts: 2,719
Pastmaster is starting off with a positive reputation.
Gas mileage - 4.9 vs. 5.0 - how much difference?

I usually get 20 mpg with my 93 F-150, but I have gotten as high as 22.1mpg. My '03 Sierra gets 19mpg, so it appears they haven't gotten a whole lot better in 10 years.

I can second those VW TDI cars, those cars are impressive in the mpg! One of my co-workers has a 02 Passat! That wolfsburg edition is sweet.
__________________
1993 F-150 2wd 302
1996 F-250 2wd 460
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 08-20-2003, 10:08 PM
1994ford 1994ford is offline
Freshman User
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Posts: 47
1994ford is starting off with a positive reputation.
Gas mileage - 4.9 vs. 5.0 - how much difference?

In my 94 with 3.55's I got 18.4 once going 3 and a half hours away with my four wheeler in the back. That was cool.
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 08-20-2003, 11:02 PM
aprice aprice is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: St Croix Falls,WI
Posts: 234
aprice is starting off with a positive reputation.
Gas mileage - 4.9 vs. 5.0 - how much difference?

i get a whole 10 mpg with my 1991 Ford F-250 4X4 with the 351 5-speed over drive manual tranny and 4.10 gears
__________________
2000 F-350 Super Duty Extended cab long box 7.3L 6-speed upgrades: edge juice with attitude, custom 5" exhaust with exhaust brake
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 08-22-2003, 01:47 PM
roadtrip365 roadtrip365 is offline
New User
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Posts: 7
roadtrip365 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Gas mileage - 4.9 vs. 5.0 - how much difference?

My 89 F150 I-6 gets 20 MPG average with a BW T-19 4sp trans and 2.73's. I have a 2003 Jetta TDI wagon that gets 55 mpg all day. My 95 T-bird gets 33 mpg (lots of mods, like the F 150) and my wife's cougar (95 as well) gets 26-27mpg, same motor as my bird, but stock. The killer is my F350 PSD. I get 23 on the highway and when I'm towing my 31' Airstream Sovereign I still get 16.5-17.5!

Cheers

Dennis
Reply With Quote
Old 08-22-2003, 01:47 PM
Reply

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Older, Classic & Antique Trucks > 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks

Tags
1996, 49, 50, 58, 93, f150, ford, gas, mileage, motor, mpg, truck, turck, vrs, vs

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:21 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup