1st trip with Propane (mpg increase) - Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums

1st trip with Propane (mpg increase)

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-01-2005, 02:16 PM
Fordafied's Avatar
Fordafied Fordafied is offline
Senior User
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: SC
Posts: 452
Fordafied is starting off with a positive reputation.
1st trip with Propane (mpg increase)

This was the 1st trip I have taken since installing the Propane Injection. I took a trip to the Blue Ridge Mountains. Before adding the Propane I was averaging around 12.5 mpg, never over 13 mpg. I filled up before leaving home and ran the Pane all the time until leaving the Mts. By my calculations I got 16.5 mpg. I had no idea that I would get that much of an increase. Of-coarse I did not put the Propane on the truck to increase the mileage. . I guess the mileage was just a fringe benefit. I read where I could expect to pick up 2 to 3 mpg. Needless to say I was pleasantly surprised. I have the Propane set to come on around 3 psi boost and ran the Flip Chip on the 75hp setting. Just a little info for those that are interested.
Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
1991 460 on propane, sitting on the side of the road..... Alec Blanchard 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 9 06-27-2016 07:59 PM
800 Torque, 80 mph MPG 17 Oaks 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel 13 10-06-2015 12:13 AM
Propane and new ideas...sort of. 77_F150_4x4 Alternative Fuels, Hybrids & Mileage 0 06-08-2014 09:05 PM
Propane Conversion on my Edge - 6 month report PaulsEdge Alternative Fuels, Hybrids & Mileage 5 05-04-2014 09:57 AM
dual fuel (propane and gas) gingerbreadmaniac Alternative Fuels, Hybrids & Mileage 1 04-23-2005 02:39 AM

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums >

1996, add, automobile, change, diesel, f250, ford, gas, increase, increse, mileage, mpg, propane, truck, trucks

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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:25 PM.

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.