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Pleasantly surprized 3.6L mileage

I've been wondering what the "real" gas milage would be on the GC O 3.6L

Daily milage 125 - 150 miles a day. about 80% is highway @ 3342 miles

22.1 avg mpg. I think it will even get better.


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Old 02-02-2012, 12:41 AM
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

You aint kiddin. Take a road trip and knock down 550 before a fill up, aint too shabby at all in a 4x4 Jeep.
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Old 02-02-2012, 01:06 AM
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

It really is awesome.
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

Jeez, you guys are getting 22 average? I'm at 14 right now, maybe it's because I'm always late for class but maybe I should let my foot off the pedal a bit lol
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

^^^^

Don't worry, look at my mileage.... its low because I do the same damn thing
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

The mileage will get even better as the weather warms up. I'm getting 17-18 average with about 60/40 highway driving. In September the average was around 20 under the same conditions, and that was before it was broken in.
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

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I've been wondering what the "real" gas milage would be on the GC O 3.6L

Daily milage 125 - 150 miles a day. about 80% is highway @ 3342 miles

22.1 avg mpg. I think it will even get better.


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yes, im actually getting about the same as you. Im averaging 20-22 mpg. Im usually hovering around 21. when i first got my jeep i got as high as 24! Im very happy with the mpg's its actually better than i was getting with my awd fusion that i traded in for the jeep!
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

When would you guys consider the jeep be broken in and seeing the best milage. Right now i'm at 3000 kms (1864 miles).
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L millage

I'm averaging about 18 MPG with my HEMI. I'm very pleasantly surprised.
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L mileage

I'm getting around 19.8 +/- right now. About two thirds highway. 3000 miles. Temps in the 40s +/- 10.

On the weekends where I might do some long pure highway trips it easily flies up to 22.something.

And when it gets cold out, i.e., freezing or below, it easily goes down to 18.something.
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L mileage

I had not check my long term mileage in months. I just happened to look like yesterday and noted 14.8 MPG. Lots of in town miles, with a handful of long-ish trips (2-4 hours each way). Just crossed 10k miles.

This feels low to me! I am probably a bit too heavy on the pedal. In the last 2 days, I am at 18.8 in mixed driving intentionally lighter on the pedal.
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Re: Pleasantly surprized 3.6L mileage

Right now I am getting 14.3 mpg V6, thats surbuban driving, in the summer I get about 15.5 mpg. So I drive a quarter mile stop, drive a quarter mile stop and so on. The area is a little hilly but not exstreme. I am also very light on the pedal, but can't seem to up my mpg's I have 6000 miles on the od. But it better then the Hemi I had in my 08 limited, which got about 11-12 mpg in the same driving area.
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