Go Back   Jeep Garage - Jeep Forum > Jeep Platform Discussion > Grand Cherokee SRT8 - WK

Join Jeep Garage Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 06-30-2010, 02:45 AM
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2007 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: 06798 CT & 20755 MD
Posts: 1,400
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 3356
downstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond repute
Mpg :)

average was 18.7 mpg on my trip from CO to CT, was getting 20.2 coming down into the plains all through KS.



very pleased, she ran like a champ.

total drive time was 33 hours (mmm traffic)

total cost in gas was $230.00

just felt like sharing
__________________

__________________
under construction...


Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-30-2010, 07:08 AM
Chuck's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2004 4.0L WJ
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 3,869
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 5882
Chuck has a reputation beyond reputeChuck has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

Damn thats good mileage, congrats and welcome back to the East coast. So could you make it to the NY meet in July so I can see that sexy hood
__________________

__________________
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Special Edition 4.0
Quote:
Originally Posted by White WK Swagga View Post
I'm here, and I like black jeeps!!!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-30-2010, 07:41 AM
Knightrider03m's Avatar
Everyday I'm shuffling
My Jeep: 2012 3.0L
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: In the mud now
Posts: 6,128
Thanks: 13
Thanked 18 Times in 18 Posts
Rep Power: 323438
Knightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond reputeKnightrider03m has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to Knightrider03m
Re: Mpg :)

How fast were you going...... thats the real question
__________________
-Marcus-
2012 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L V6 AWD White Suede
Current mods: 6000K HID low/hi beams; Passport 9500ix; Garmin NUVI50 5% Tint; Tinted Tails; Duel Exhaust; Debadge
Future mods: Lowing kit; Engine Tune; Black wheels; Monotone Paint Job
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-30-2010, 08:28 AM
White WK Swagga's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2009 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: East WishAN*ggaWoods, NY
Posts: 14,384
Thanks: 8
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Rep Power: 16627
White WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

Good news Mike! That's not bad at all bro!!!
__________________
The fallen......

09 WK Limited, 3.7 w/ Nav (MYGIG) W/ ipod, Single Kicker 12" CVX sub-ZX750 amp, 20" chrome SRT reps,front & reat SRT sway bars, V-LED interior & license plate, LED cargo light, Dual LED turn bulbs, painted headlight reflector covers, 5k HID lows, 3.5k/5k fogs, K&N Drop in filter, Shorty antenna, Tinted Tails & 3rd brake light, debadged.....
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 06-30-2010, 08:45 AM
Hitchhiking
My Jeep: 2010 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Who York Busy
Posts: 4,660
Thanks: 1
Thanked 17 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 0
SRTILL8 has a reputation beyond reputeSRTILL8 has a reputation beyond reputeSRTILL8 has a reputation beyond reputeSRTILL8 has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

great bro, on my recent trip to pa i averaged 17.8. it is achievable.

and i did lay the pedal down a few times too- just a disclaimer. and yes i always reset before i log a trip meter- lol
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 06-30-2010, 09:17 AM
White Chocolate's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2005 5.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Posts: 8,336
Thanks: 8
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
Rep Power: 0
White Chocolate is an unknown quantity at this point
Re: Mpg :)

LOl, drivin slow or what??
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 06-30-2010, 03:30 PM
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2007 6.1L SRT8
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: 06798 CT & 20755 MD
Posts: 1,400
Thanks: 0
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Rep Power: 3356
downstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond reputedownstate has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

I was driving 65 - 70 with cruise control on, if I needed to pass anyone I would use the accelerate button, would go hours without touching the pedal.

will not be able to make the meet though, have to go back to colorado the 9th of july.
__________________
under construction...


Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 06-30-2010, 03:37 PM
DJ BoNiOmArIo's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2006 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lone Star State
Posts: 10,324
Thanks: 5
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 12436
DJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

How the phuck is that possible on the SRT LOL

I barely get that in my 3.7 when I drive like grandma LOL
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 06-30-2010, 04:25 PM
White WK Swagga's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2009 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: East WishAN*ggaWoods, NY
Posts: 14,384
Thanks: 8
Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
Rep Power: 16627
White WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond reputeWhite WK Swagga has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

His engine works less to move the jeep. our engine is like a 9 year old trying to bench Rosie O'donnell. LMFAO
__________________
The fallen......

09 WK Limited, 3.7 w/ Nav (MYGIG) W/ ipod, Single Kicker 12" CVX sub-ZX750 amp, 20" chrome SRT reps,front & reat SRT sway bars, V-LED interior & license plate, LED cargo light, Dual LED turn bulbs, painted headlight reflector covers, 5k HID lows, 3.5k/5k fogs, K&N Drop in filter, Shorty antenna, Tinted Tails & 3rd brake light, debadged.....
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 06-30-2010, 04:40 PM
DJ BoNiOmArIo's Avatar
Senior Member
My Jeep: 2006 3.7L WK
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Lone Star State
Posts: 10,324
Thanks: 5
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Rep Power: 12436
DJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond reputeDJ BoNiOmArIo has a reputation beyond repute
Re: Mpg :)

LMAO bery bery good point my priend
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 03-15-2011, 09:54 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 6
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1356
TJ-7 is on a distinguished road
Re: Mpg :)

HOW?????
if i am luck i get 12.3 at 65 mph on cruise!!!!!!!!!!!
does a tune have anything to do with it?
i have an exhaust and a predator......
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 03-15-2011, 10:29 AM
402 Motoring's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Jackson NJ / Avon NJ
Posts: 152
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 1871
402 Motoring is on a distinguished road
Re: Mpg :)

I'm only getting 15 mpg's in a bone stock 5.7. Does only the SRT's show what your getting in mileage on the cluster. Do the Limited's of that same year also have that feature?
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
3.7L V6 MPG Mileage Question RossC Grand Cherokee - WK 11 05-28-2010 09:22 PM
4.0 terrible mpg 2000 Grand Engine Performance/Intake/Exhaust 12 03-24-2010 09:37 AM
Is this 4.7L MPG really something I have to get use to??? nastylil93 Grand Cherokee - WK 104 02-24-2010 01:25 AM
what is mpg on your lifted wk? alsu3 Off Road Modifications 15 01-18-2010 05:31 PM
4.8 mpg 06SRT8300C Troubleshooting/Problems Discussion 26 07-03-2009 12:09 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2012 - JeepGarage.Org
The Jeep Grand Cherokee Owners Community

JeepGarage.org is in no way associated with or endorsed by Chrysler Group LLC.