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Old 08-23-2010, 01:57 PM   #1
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Engine Swap MPG

I would like to know how many MPG people are getting with their engine swaps.
Include any of the following information possible:
Engine
Transmission
Transfercase
Axles and Gear ratios
Tire Size
and of Course MPG

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Old 08-23-2010, 04:33 PM   #2
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And why are you asking for so much? You selling the information?

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Old 08-23-2010, 05:05 PM   #3
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Modded chevy 350
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getting about 10 mpg on the highway but i have a heavy foot
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Old 08-23-2010, 05:59 PM   #4
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AMC 360 mostly stock
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Performer intake
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33's

Drove to the beach last weekend and got 13.8 mpg on the highway.
I usually get about 12 mpg combined
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Old 08-23-2010, 06:16 PM   #5
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If you are looking for MPGs i would go with a diesel. 4BT swaps are getting more common.
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Old 08-24-2010, 09:25 AM   #6
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And why are you asking for so much? You selling the information?
Would like to do a drivetrain swap in the future and always like to see what others have done before making any final decisions on what parts I want to use.
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Old 08-24-2010, 09:35 AM   #7
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Blackie my first YJ I had 1 tons, 4:56's, ford 347 injected motor, np435 tranny, 205 case, and 38 boggers and I got around 14 on the highway
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Old 08-25-2010, 09:41 AM   #8
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How about any of you that have done a 5.0, 5.3, Ls1 or Ls2 swaps?
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Old 08-25-2010, 10:12 AM   #9
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You should PM uplifted. He is very knowledgable with the Chevy swap.

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