Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 01-06-2010, 06:46 PM   #1
Almost There
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 76
Fuel Mileage, what do you get

list your engine, transmission, and any modifications that would effect fuel mileage.
thanks, Eric
thechandler is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-24-2010, 09:45 AM   #2
Mini-Skoolie
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: North of Detroit, MI
Posts: 52
Year: 1986
Coachwork: Bluebird
Engine: 8.2 Detroit Deisel
Rated Cap: 6 carbon units 1 drag car
Re: Fuel Mileage, what do you get

Being new and only about 900 miles of travel on my bus. I averaged about 10.5 mpg from Alabama to Michigan. This was rolling though the mountians and running on average of 63mph.

as for the engine, again I am new, I was told it was a 8.2L International. But I can only find 8.2L Detroit Diesel. I am currently looking into what I have.
produster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-25-2010, 01:09 AM   #3
Skoolie
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 105
Year: 92
Coachwork: ward flat nose
Chassis: international
Engine: dt466 mt643 air ride
Rated Cap: 84
Re: Fuel Mileage, what do you get

I get 10 mpg in my '92 International Ward. It has a dt466 engine with a mt643 trans. I normally cruise at 62 mph. I could get over 11 mpg is I slowed down, but 62 is comfortable with this setup.
kotflb is offline   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 Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
5.9 5 speed fuel mileage domepiece Cummins Drivetrain 10 04-10-2016 03:48 PM
Monitoring Fuel Consumption/Mileage edfrank Conversion General Discussions 14 07-06-2012 09:35 PM
Wheel cover for fuel mileage ? Versatile Conversion Tutorials and How-to's 12 05-21-2012 12:57 PM
Bad fuel mileage somewhereinusa Everything Else | General Skoolie Discussions 2 03-12-2012 03:42 PM
Better gas mileage. Steve Conversion General Discussions 3 03-31-2005 03:42 PM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:40 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.