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Old 07-22-2011, 07:28 PM
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13.3 mpg; too little?

im getting 13 mpg and i feel like i should be getting atleast 14 15

i have a 2008 grand cherokee laredo
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:57 PM
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

ya might wanna tell us what size engine you have...........
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

It's a laredo, so it ain't a hemi.
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

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ya might wanna tell us what size engine you have...........
3.7l sorry
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

My 97 has a 5.2 v8 and i'd say that's the same mpg it gets but my 07 is a 3.7 and it get alsmost 20
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Old 07-23-2011, 08:37 AM
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

Depends on where you live, how you drive, and if you pay close attention to maintenance. Nothing more.
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

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Depends on where you live, how you drive, and if you pay close attention to maintenance. Nothing more.
Bingo.

You bought a jeep... don't be surprised it's mpg isn't great. lol
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Old 07-23-2011, 02:33 PM
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

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It's a laredo, so it ain't a hemi.
Not exactly true. You could get a X in 2010 with the HEMI
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

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My 97 has a 5.2 v8 and i'd say that's the same mpg it gets but my 07 is a 3.7 and it get alsmost 20
YOUR GETTING ALMOST 20?? that seems to good to be true!

my 3.7 gets something like 13 or 14 mpg

and for my driving, lets just say my girlfriend says i drive like a granny lol and i maintain the jeep obsessively, so i know my fluids are good
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

Have you changed your Spark Plugs? Checked your Air Filter?
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

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Have you changed your Spark Plugs? Checked your Air Filter?
I change my air filter pretty much every other oil change so im sure its clean.

But now that i think about it, i haven't done sparks in a while. i was waiting till i hit 60000 miles to to do my sparks.. so might be it. im at 56000 so maybe i should just do it a little early and see if it helps..
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Re: 13.3 mpg; too little?

My last tank averaged 17.1 with the Hemi
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