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Almost makes you sick to the stomach. Was only just under 1/4 tank left. If this keeps up the truck may just have to become a driveway ornament.:thud:
 

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just keep your foot out of it and everything will be ok.
 

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When will it end? I had topped off when I had just a pinch over 3/4 and it was 55.00! This has got to be insanity!!!!!
 

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I feel for ya. I got a large after market tank and it is not uncommon for me to drop over two c notes for a fill up. Ill still be driving a smoke blowing monster even if fuel goes to 10 bucks a gallon. I will just have to cut some other things out of my budget like food and such. HAHA
 

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Look into a hybrid. That is your only alternative
wont your mileage go down, with one of those in the bed of your truck :lol3:
 

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Almost makes you sick to the stomach. Was only just under 1/4 tank left. If this keeps up the truck may just have to become a driveway ornament.:thud:
Well when I'm getting 21.7 to 23.3 MPG it doesn't sting as bad... :w:

Here is how I do it...
Better MPG's

And 2 cycle oil doesn't hurt you fuel mileage at all! :hyper:
2 Cycle Oil
 
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Look into a hybrid. That is your only alternative
Hybrids are waste of time, energy and money.

If you live in a city, hybrids become logical. Unless your city has mass transit. Then you should drive the hybrid to a train station, or walk to a bus stop.
 

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I would love to see a Hybrid do this...









Hybrid car can barely haul themselves and 2 people let alone cargo...:w:
 

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I've always loved how you can load a Cummins up and it doesn't sag but I see chevys with barely anything in the back that are sagging like crazy
 

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I've always loved how you can load a Cummins up and it doesn't sag but I see chevys with barely anything in the back that are sagging like crazy
HAHA!!! That's hilarious you bring it up, my friend who has an f-350 and I were standing around the back of my truck talking last night and he was commenting on how tall my dodge sits but he said that it will sag when I get my tool box and hitch installed like his ford did. Then he hopped on the bumper and started jumping. He got down with a puzzled look on his face and said, "Man that thing doesn't move much. I can get my truck to hop when I do that"

HAHAHA I love it.:rof
 

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Look into a hybrid. That is your only alternative
You don't have to go with a friggin hybrid to get better MPG. There's plenty of smaller cars that get great MPG. We took a trip this weenend and all cramned up in my buddies Ford Focus, that was cheap!
 

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You don't have to go with a friggin hybrid to get better MPG. There's plenty of smaller cars that get great MPG. We took a trip this weenend and all cramned up in my buddies Ford Focus, that was cheap!
Yeah, I average 36 mpg with my 04 Civic
 

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Almost makes you sick to the stomach. Was only just under 1/4 tank left. If this keeps up the truck may just have to become a driveway ornament.:thud:
wow, and i was upset when i filled up from 1/4 tank the other day and paid $:CRY:113
 

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wow, and i was upset when i filled up from 1/4 tank the other day and paid $:CRY:113
Where is this and how far is it from me?????
 

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Look into a hybrid. That is your only alternative
Hybrids have some benefits in the city and none on the highway (other than the inherent light weight and aerodynamics of hybrids, that have nothing to do with the hybrid design). I'd consider a cheap and small car as a far better alternative than a hybrid for almost anybody.

Unless you need a truck, of course...
 
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