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jamesdub1973 01-25-2012 10:39 AM

2001 wrangler se fuel consumption
I just bought this Jeep and I am a little concerned about the fuel economy. I am at about 5/8's of a tank and have only gone about 75 miles. How many miles Can I expect to get on a tank? At this rate I'm guessing 200. Geez, No bueno.

Templar 01-25-2012 11:06 AM

I'm sure someone with an 01 can chime in...

Welcome to WF :)

jamesdub1973 01-25-2012 11:57 AM

Hoping so, and thank you for the welcoming. I think I found a new social network, see ya Facebook. ;)

jeepsr4grls 01-25-2012 12:01 PM

Welcome :wavey:

Geno 01-25-2012 12:27 PM

What size engine, tires, gears? All of witch will play a factor in MPG.

jamesdub1973 01-25-2012 12:34 PM

You know geno, I just bought the Jeep and it's the first one I've owned so I don't know much about it... it's the 2.4 liter with standard size all terrain tires. Gears, not sure. It does have an air raid cold air intake with a throttle body spacer. 85 k on her.

shell 01-25-2012 05:52 PM


cadenas 01-25-2012 06:00 PM

I have 1998 2.5 L. When I had everything stock I would get around 230. I know for my jeep the gas gauge ain't all that accurate, it will jump down quickly. It sometimes says I'm empty but I know I still have a few gallons left in it. Next time you fuel up check on how many gallons you put in. Your jeep should have a 15 gallon tank so maybe it might say you are empty but you still have some gas in there. I know my jeep gets around 15 MPG. But I also 31 inch tires. So if your expecting to get great MPG on your Heep then you got the wrong car.

blkrubi88 01-25-2012 10:00 PM


jamesdub1973 01-25-2012 10:42 PM

Thanks for the insight. Glad to have found, and be part of the wrangler forum. gonna like this:wavey:

JDsDream 01-26-2012 05:34 AM

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