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Old 07-15-2010, 06:29 PM
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35 inch tires gas mileage

I am looking at lifting my 2000 6.5 inches and want to put 35's on it. I was curious how my gas mileage would be effected. Any input is appreciated
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Old 07-15-2010, 08:17 PM
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Well it would help to know motor size and rear end gear but you'll be looking at 10 to 15 tops, also driving style will make a difference
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Old 07-15-2010, 08:37 PM
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I just put 35's on my '07 and I haven't had a chance to manually check it yet but according to the average MPG on the dash, it went from 16.1 to 15.7. Of course I only have about 100 miles on it since the swap so I'm sure that "average" will continue to drop a little more.
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:02 PM
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Rough guess on my Expedition[4.6] went down at least 1.5-2.0 mpg going from 33,s to 35,s. Yes, I checked and double checked.
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:09 PM
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OK.SEcondly does nayone have any ideas on if the 35's will fit on my truck?
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:10 PM
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Should have no problems with a 6" lift
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:13 PM
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It is a 2wd though
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